Five Things You Need To Know As You Wake Up: Loadshedding Stage 2 ends Saturday

Five Things You Need To Know As You Wake Up: Loadshedding Stage 2 ends Saturday

A few more days of loadshedding is expected. When does it end? 

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Tuesday morning with your favourite radio trio giving you a heads up on some stories in the world you need to know as you wake up.

You're going to love this local one, which will be a great one for games night. 

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Scrabble has officially launched a South African version of the world-renowned word-forming board game. This version features more than 150 proudly South African words! How lekker is that?! You can read all about it here.

Scrabble South Africa
Cape Town Guy

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A pair of Nike Air Ships sneakers worn by Michael Jordan have sold for a record-breaking $1.47-million (almost R22-million) at auction. The basketball star wore the red and white sneakers during his fifth NBA game in his rookie season with the Chicago Bulls on 1 November 1984.

Michael Jordan sneakers sell for nearly $1.5 mn, an auction record
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The husband of the Amanzimtoti minister, Liezel de Jager, who was found murdered in her home, has been reported missing. De Jager was a minister in the NG Church in Amanzimtoti. She was allegedly found dead with strangulation marks on her neck in her home on October 13.

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Adele has revealed that her “prized possession” is a used bit of chewing gum from Celine Dion. Sitting down with Vogue for their 73 Questions video series, Adele unveiled a framed piece of the Canadian singer’s chewing gum. Go watch the full video right here.

Adele Celine's gum
Celine Dion Facts

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Loadshedding was suspended at 5am. More Stage 2 load shedding had been planned from 21:00 on Tuesday night to 05:00 on Wednesday morning. It has been now extended to Saturday, 30 October.

Eskom still maintains loadshedding will not disrupt the elections on Monday. 



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