New S.African power plant to lift GDP 0.35%: minister

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Power play in Mozambique Nigeria's electricity shortages persist and the underperformance is a major political issue.

This is according to public enterprises minister Lynne Brown told parliament on Tuesday.

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State power utility Eskom announced that the first unit of the new coal-fired plant would link up with the grid on December 24, a sign that the delayed project is finally on track for completion.