150711. Sunset in Crownmines, Johannesburg. The picture can be used for Eskom energy supply crisis. Picture: Dumisani Sibeko

Johannesburg - A number of power cuts are expected in Soweto in the coming weeks due to maintenance on Eskom infrastructure, the power utility said on Friday.

The outages would take place on Tuesday from 9.15am to 11pm, on Wednesday from 9.30am to 11pm, and on Thursday from 9.15am to 11pm, Gauteng spokeswoman Lerato Nkosi said in a statement.

The following Monday and Tuesday electricity would be disrupted from 9.15am to 11pm.

“Eskom apologises for the inconvenience caused, and further requests customers not to report this particular fault to the contact centre,” she said.