NamPower announces blackout

18 Jul 2013 09:00

NamPower has announced a power blackout scheduled for this coming Saturday between 0530hrs and 2300hrs.
According to the power utility the power outage will residents in the out skirts of Windhoek including Brakwater, Dobra, Nubuamis and Von Bach Base – Osona areas  and has been necessitated by routine maintenance work on the local substations. "The reason for this power outage is to upgrade the substation transformer and to conduct annual maintenance on the NamPower 11kV reticulation line in the area," NamPower said.