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Eskom executive committee paid 109% more in 2011

Eskom has paid executive committee members 109% more in 2011 than last year, according to its financial statements for the year ended March 31.

Maroga appeals Eskom judgement

Eskom's former CEO Jacob Maroga -- who last week lost his court bid for reinstatement -- has now appealed the ruling.

Maroga judgement a lesson in how to run public enterprises

It was probably the first major news story of January 2010: Jacob Maroga's demand for R85-million in compensation following his departure from Eskom.

Maroga’s version ‘just not true’, says court

Judge Thokozile Masipa ruled against Jacob Maroga in the R85-million lawsuit that he had brought against Eskom for unlawful dismissal.

Maroga loses Eskom court bid

Eskom's former CEO, Jacob Maroga, lost his court bid to be reinstated to his position, the company said on Saturday.

Eskom appoints new CEO

Eskom on Tuesday appointed Brian Dames as its new chief executive, the power utility said in a statement.

The strange case of the resignation that wasn’t

<b>Kevin Davie</b> was present at court to observe the case of Jacob Maroga versus Eskom.

Judgement reserved in Maroga compensation claim

Judgement was reserved on Wednesday in former Eskom CEO Jacob Maroga's court attempt to get an R85-million payout from Eskom for firing him.

Maroga paid bonus after being fired, court hears

Former Eskom CEO Jacob Maroga was paid a R2,3-million performance bonus in February, in spite of being fired, a court heard on Tuesday.

Maroga sacking illegal, court told

The termination of Jacob Maroga's employment as CEO of power utility Eskom was illegal, a court heard on Monday.

Maroga begins compensation claim against Eskom

Jacob Maroga's R85-million compensation claim against Eskom began in the South Gauteng High Court on Monday.

Maroga’s termination ‘unlawful’

The termination of former Eskom CEO Jacob Maroga's employment contract has been found to be unlawful by the high court in Johannesburg.

The shabby economy

Where efficiency and diversity could shape energy policy, coal and Eskom dominate. Are the ANC's investments in Chancellor House to blame?

Eskom accuses former CEO Maroga of dishonesty

Eskom has filed court papers accusing former CEO Jacob Maroga of having "failed to perform his duties" and being "dishonest", it was reported.

The high cost of driving Mister Maroga

If ever there was a poster for why nationalisation sucks, Alexcor, Eskom, SAA, SABC, Denel and Sentech would feature boldly and largely on it.

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Hopefield: Brutal police vs brutalised citizens

The small town’s residents, who say they’ve been terrorised by rogue police officers for years, were unsurprised when Reginald Linnerd was found beaten to death in a holding cell

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The Western Cape, which once had the highest number of Covid-19 cases in South Africa, is seeing a steady decline in active cases

Sisulu axes another water board

Umgeni Water’s board in KwaZulu-Natal was appointed irregularly by her predecessor, the water and sanitation minister claims

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