Phakamani Hadebe

 
Eskom needs ‘fire and thunder’
Eskom needs ‘fire and thunder’
‘For it is not the light that is needed, but fire. It is not a gentle shower but thunder. We need a storm and we need earthquake, that is what...
Eskom gets a chief restructuring office amid devastating financial results
Eskom gets a chief restructuring office amid devastating financial results
Following a blisteringly painful set of results — revealing Eskom’s losses had reached almost R21-billion — Public Enterprises...
Gordhan appoints Eskom chair, Jabu Mabuza, acting chief executive
Gordhan appoints Eskom chair, Jabu Mabuza, acting chief executive
Eskom board boss Jabu Mabuza has been named the power utility’s acting chief executive officer and executive chairman for the next three...
Internecine lawfare hampers Eskom as it burns through bailouts
Internecine lawfare hampers Eskom as it burns through bailouts
As we all know, we now pay twice for electricity: once through the tariff and again when we pay our taxes. I wonder what my electricity is costing...
Editorial: Eskom guzzles our resources
Editorial: Eskom guzzles our resources
In February, Finance Minister Tito Mboweni announced in his budget that R23-billion, the first of several such payments over the next 10 years,...
Government ineptitude taints Pravin
Government ineptitude taints Pravin
The resignation of Vuyani Jarana, the chief executive of crisis-stricken SAA, just a week after the resignation of his counterpart at Eskom,...
Rumours swirl that key SOEs will report to Mabuza
Rumours swirl that key SOEs will report to Mabuza
Vuyani Jarana’s sudden resignation from crippled SAA is being used by some as the latest proxy weapon in the governing ANC’s power battles.
Reserve Bank sounds frank warning
Reserve Bank sounds frank warning
Deteriorating government finances, including through its exposure to fragile parastatals such as Eskom, have been singled out by the Reserve Bank...
Eskom: The art of steering a sinking ship
Eskom: The art of steering a sinking ship
There was no doubt that when he took the role as chief executive at Eskom, early last year, Phakamani Hadebe was taking on one of the toughest, if...
Hadebe resigns from Eskom citing ill health
Hadebe resigns from Eskom citing ill health
Eskom has lost yet another chief executive, as the utility announced on Friday evening that Phakamani Hadebe would be stepping down at the end of...
Hadebe tries to allay fears of job losses in internal Eskom memo
Hadebe tries to allay fears of job losses in internal Eskom memo
"Will I still have a job in this turnaround of Eskom?"
Outages: Problems and solutions
Outages: Problems and solutions
The domino effect of stage four power cuts this week — which stripped consumers not only of electricity, but of water and telecommunications...

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