"I burnt my client's scalp" and other load shedding horror stories

SOUTH AFRICA
Mxolisi Madyosi working at his upholstery shop in Langa. Rolling blackouts (load shedding) are affecting his business badly. Photo by Pharie Sefali.

A resident in Langa Township, Zingisa Mbongo, said that when the power cut last Thursday after 8pm, a couple got mugged outside his house.