EXCLUSIVE: Eskom funding may be muffling dissenting voices on nuclear

2017-04-28 08:59

The lure of millions in Eskom funding appears to have muzzled two research institutions previously highly critical of the state-owned utility’s plans to procure a fleet of nuclear power stations.

Minister turns down Eskom board's proposed R30m pension payout for Molefe

2017-04-23 16:49

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown has turned down Eskom’s proposal to give its former CEO Brian Molefe a R30m pension payout.

Public Protector assessing Molefe 'golden handshake' complaint

2017-04-18 17:01

The Public Protector is assessing a complaint from the South African National Civic Organisation asking it to probe former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe's reported R30m "golden handshake".

Wait and see says Eskom about alleged R30m payout to Molefe

2017-04-16 12:49

Taxpayers will have to wait to find out if former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe was paid R30.1m as part of a "golden handshake" after he resigned last year.

Don't burn comrades like witches at the stake - Molefe

2017-04-08 19:09

Former Eskom boss and ANC MP, Brian Molefe has defended the ANC leadership, saying the recent character assassination of some ANC leaders was no different to the burning of suspected witches at the stake.

Brian Molefe does not diminish Parliament - Zuma

2017-03-16 19:22

President Jacob Zuma believes it is not up to him to ensure that criminal charges against ANC MP Brian Molefe are pursued.

Gordhan's 2017 Budget disappoints on many levels - CEO

2017-03-05 13:55

Although Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan’s 2017 Budget was the best that could be done under extremely challenging circumstances, it is difficult not be disappointed, says a business leader.

Molefe finds new home as MP, and it's not finance - report

2017-03-01 17:36

Newly sworn-in MP Brian Molefe won't serve on Parliament's finance committee but will be a member of the committees on international relations and economic development.

FNB investigating Molefe’s ANC membership forms

2017-02-28 17:44

First National Bank has told News24 that it is investigating the stamp on one of Brian Molefe’s alleged ANC membership forms.

Casac expresses doubts about Molefe nomination letter

2017-02-28 16:41

The Council for the Advancement of the South African Constitution is demanding to see the ANC letter that nominated ex-Eskom head Brian Molefe for a seat in Parliament.


Decision on Molefe pension payout sets precedent - OUTA

2017-04-23 22:42

OUTA applauded Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown’s decision to turn down Eskom’s proposal to give former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe a R30m pension payout.

Leak of draft report on Gupta-owned Tegeta an 'outrage' - Eskom

2017-04-21 15:41

Eskom has expressed shock and outrage over a leaked draft report about irregularities in its coal-supply contract with Gupta-owned Tegeta Exploration and Resources.

Public Protector must probe Molefe's 'golden handshake' - DA, Sanco

2017-04-17 13:43

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane must investigate reports that former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe's received a R30m golden handshake from the power utility, the DA says.

Eskom mum on ‘invalid’ R4bn Gupta-linked deal – report

2017-04-09 15:35

Eskom bent over backwards to award the Gupta family a R4bn coal supply contract, with former boss Brian Molefe and board chairperson Ben Ngubane withholding crucial information, reports the Sunday Times.

The six potential candidates who could replace Gordhan

2017-03-30 05:32

Speculation is rife that President Jacob Zuma could reshuffle his Cabinet this week. Here is a look at some of the top contenders.

Brown wants state capture inquiry to go ahead

2017-03-08 12:45

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown says she believes President Jacob Zuma should proceed with an inquiry as recommended by the former public protector.

Sunday Times ordered to retract 'Saxonwold Shebeen' report on Molefe

2017-03-01 19:49

The Sunday Times has been ordered to retract and correct a report alleging that former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe claimed that he had visited a shebeen in Saxonwold.

Can Brian Molefe be redeemed?

2017-03-01 05:00

All might not be lost for Brian Molefe if he wakes up now, before he gets deployed to commit undoable acts against our institutions, says Solly Moeng.

Molefe funded ‘dirty war’ against Gordhan - Maynier

2017-02-28 16:55

The Progressive Professionals Forum received sponsorships of R440 000 from Eskom while it was headed by Brian Molefe, as part of a "dirty war" against Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, the DA says.

EXCLUSIVE: Brian Molefe's mansion bonanza

2017-02-28 14:07

Newly sworn-in ANC MP Brian Molefe scored a stunning discount on a luxury R17m "platinum" mansion in an upmarket Pretoria estate while CEO of Eskom, News24 has learnt.

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