LOCAL RESIDENTS FRUSTRATED OVER POWER OUTRAGES
Written by Panashe Madzinga on June 6, 2018
Local Residents from Hillview ,Advelorem and other Shabanie Mine suburbs who have gone for days without electricity say they suspect the power outage is a result of electric cable theft which is rampant in the mining town.
Residents that spoke to Ya FM voiced their concerns and said it was not the first time this has happened and the current situation was affecting them badly.
Actuality – Shabanie Mine Residents
Already, a number of electricity consumers across the country are going without power due to faults, usually on damaged cables , poles and transformers which the distribution company, ZETDC says might take long to address.
Meanwhile ZETDC has warned members of the public against cutting, damaging or interfering with any apparatus or material made for generation or supply of electricity as it is a serious crime that attracts a sentence of up to 10 years in prison.