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Eskom crisis: Government co-owns the problem

After a rescue package from the national treasury last year Eskom's financial woes are far from alleviated, and won't be for years to come.

New Eskom CEO Matona is ‘weak’, say ex-colleagues

The embattled parastatal needs a fighter at its helm, critics say

Never ending tender haunts Eskom

The board still appears hesitant to bring the farcical nuclear repair saga to a conclusion

Powerful lobby group wants Manuel to head Eskom

The treasury and energy departments in particular are gunning for former finance minister Trevor Manuel to head the cash-strapped power utility.

Eskom warns of more load-shedding

The power utility says load shedding may worsen this winter as it battles with electricity outages attributed to its antiquated power stations.

Power struggle jams nuclear fix-up

The Eskom board is dragging its feet over awarding a maintenance tender for Koeberg, which has raised safety concerns

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.

Praying for Plan A to succeed

But my interest is how Dames intends dealing with other pressing legacy issues that are stacked up in his in-tray, writes <b>Kevin Davie</b>.


Slice of life: Recycling for our lives

This lockdown will hurt my family in the stomach. We will suffer for this whole period. I don’t even know what I will do when my wife gives birth in the next two weeks

Mbalula defends changing taxi operating times

Regulations for taxis have been relaxed over the last few days of the lockdown prompting criticism. Transport minister Fikile Mbalula however, has defended the decision

A week in lockdown: SA Covid-19 cases at 1 505

The health department says it is awaiting confirmation on whether two deaths in Kwazulu-Natal are related to the coronavirus disease

Press Releases

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders