The following are news highlights in South African major news outlets on Monday.

— Electricity utility Eskom announced on Sunday that South Africans will face a full day of Stage 4 load shedding on Monday as it battles a shortage of capacity.

Eskom said rotational power cuts would continue throughout the night at Stage 2 level until 09:00 on Monday, when Stage 4 will again be implemented. (Fin24)

— The National Treasury and the Department of Public Enterprises have committed to helping electricity utility Eskom fast-track the procurement of essential goods and services needed to urgently repair units at local power stations. (Eyewitness News)

— International Relations and Cooperation Minister Lindiwe Sisulu on Sunday called on South Africans to make donations for flood relief in neighboring countries affected by Tropical Cyclone Idai.

Sisulu appealed to South African NGOs, companies and individuals to make donations towards humanitarian aid for the people of Malawi, Zimbabwe and Mozambique affected by Tropical Cyclone Idai. (South African Broadcasting Corporation) Enditem


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