Brian Dames

​What does Brian Dames’ resignation mean for the Eskom task team?

Dames stepped down from the task team appointed by the president barely a week after it was announced amid conflict of interest claims

Gigaba at Eskom inquiry: It wasn’t me

Gigaba as public enterprises minister, stands accused of appointing board members at SOEs who would facilitate interference from the Gupta family.

Dames’ resignation a loss to Eskom – Gigaba

Malusi Gigaba said he did everything in his power to prevent former Eskom CEO Brian Dames from resigning

Former chief executive claims ​#EskomInquiry is ‘too late’

Former Eskom chief executive Brian Dames could not deny that he met with the Gupta family during his tenure.

Eskom: Medupi would not have saved us the outages

At first we were told unit one of Medupi was vital to Eskom's capacity issues. But now government says its contribution would have been negligible.

Dames quits incomplete Medupi

Polite compliments and vagueness mask the rumblings of political disquiet at the power utility.

Eskom’s Brian Dames resigns for ‘personal reasons’

Power utility Eskom has been dealt another blow with the resignation of its chief executive Brian Dames, who will leave the company in March 2014.

Eskom CEO quits for ‘personal reasons’

Persistent rumours that chief executive Brian Dames was leaving Eskom proved true when he said that he had, in fact, resigned from the power utility.

Eskom: Power supply to remain tight

Eskom, which provides 95% of the power to SA, says power will remain tight during the summer period as it increases maintenance work on its fleet.

Eskom: Revenue up, profits down

While Eskom's revenue is up, rising costs have dented its profits and a lower than expected tariff increase could negatively affect its future.

Medupi delayed: What went wrong?

Despite strong words from Malusi Gigaba earlier this year against the delay of its construction, the project will be set back. What went wrong?

Medupi power station’s completion delayed

The completion of just the first unit of the Medupi power station in Limpopo, is to be delayed, pushing the project's deadline back into next year.

Press Releases

New-style star accretion bursts dazzle astronomers

Associate Professor James O Chibueze and Dr SP van den Heever are part of an international team of astronomers studying the G358-MM1 high-mass protostar.

2020 risk outlook: Use GRC to build resilience

GRC activities can be used profitably to develop an integrated risk picture and response, says ContinuitySA.

MTN voted best mobile network

An independent report found MTN to be the best mobile network in SA in the fourth quarter of 2019.

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Rosebank College is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education, which is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training.

Is your tertiary institution accredited?

Rosebank College is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education, which is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training.

VUT chancellor, Dr Xolani Mkhwanazi, dies

The university conferred the degree of Doctor of Science Honoris Causa on Dr Xolani Mkhwanazi for his outstanding leadership contributions to maths and science education development.

Innovate4AMR now in second year

SA's Team pill-Alert aims to tackle antimicrobial resistance by implementing their strategic intervention that ensures patients comply with treatment.

Medical students present solution in Geneva

Kapil Narain and Mohamed Hoosen Suleman were selected to present their strategic intervention to tackle antimicrobial resistance to an international panel of experts.