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Johannesburg - Several parts of Johannesburg experienced power outages on Friday afternoon, City Power said in a recorded call centre message.

Areas affected included Abbotsford, Alverde, Athlone Hills, Bassonia, Bramley, Fairlands, Fairmount, Glenhazel, Houghton, Lenasia south, Linden, Linmeyer, Mayfield Park, Oaklands, Cecilia, Robertsham, Sandway and Turffontein.

“Our technicians are attending to the matter, which will be resolved as soon as possible,” the message said.

Several attempts to reach City Power spokesman Louis Pieterse were unsuccessful. - Sapa