Brown pledges to finalise new Eskom board within next month

2017-08-19 14:00

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown will complete the appointment of a new permanent board at Eskom by the end of September.

Lynne Brown asks her PA to resign over Gupta email leaks

2017-08-02 11:23

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown has asked her personal assistant to step down following allegations related to the email leaks this week.

Brown welcomes probe as more Gupta links emerge

2017-07-26 11:49

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown says she welcomes all investigations, as more details of her office's links to the controversial Guptas have emerged.

Brown holds Eskom bailout cards close to her chest

2017-07-19 06:00

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown is keeping her Eskom cards close to her chest ahead of the state utility's financial results announcement.

Koko’s future at Eskom on edge as new details emerge

2017-07-05 15:30

The freshly-strengthened Eskom board has the mammoth task of deciding the fate of executive Matshela Koko, as details from an unseen report into allegations of conflict of interest emerge.

Eskom contracts to firm with Koko link must be investigated - report

2017-06-25 15:59

Contracts awarded to Impulse International after the stepdaughter of former Eskom acting CEO Matshela Koko had joined the company must be investigated, reports the Sunday Times.

Will new board lead Eskom to greener pastures?

2017-06-23 19:29

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown's appointment of two “green” board members shows that she is ready for the state utility to take a second look at renewable power.

Brown unveils new interim Eskom board

2017-06-23 12:10

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown has unveiled an interim Eskom board, which has the uphill challenge of steering the state-owned power utility out of its quagmire of controversies.

BREAKING: Eskom appoints new acting CEO

2017-06-22 14:21

Eskom has appointed Johnny Dladla as its new acting CEO with immediate effect.

Eskom board faces axing on Friday

2017-06-19 15:59

Eskom’s embattled board is likely to get the chop on Friday at its annual general meeting, after the minister and the board's public legal spat over the weekend.


Brown PA axed after Gupta report

2017-08-02 11:29

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown has fired her controversial personal assistant Kim Davids after reports linked her to the Gupta family.

#GuptaLeaks: How the family encircled Lynne Brown

2017-08-02 06:42

New information shows a Gupta web was spun around the Minister of Public Enterprises. But was it a trap for a target or a cocoon for an ally?

D-Day: Extent of Eskom's cash crisis set to be revealed

2017-07-19 10:03

Eskom's solvency will be under the spotlight as it reveals its annual results amid reports that it is facing a cash crisis and will not be able to pay salaries in three months' time.

Lynne Brown questions Eskom's truthfulness

2017-07-18 12:03

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown says she has reason to question the veracity of some of the answers she's been given by Eskom's board and management.

OUTA outlines how Eskom was 'captured'

2017-06-28 16:50

The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse claims to show in documents presented to parliamentary representatives how Eskom has been captured.

Did Tegeta receive a 75% discount on Optimum fine?

2017-06-23 21:00

Did the Gupta-linked firm Tegeta Exploration & Resources receive a R1.65bn discount on a fine it had to pay to Eskom? The state utility did not deny the figure when grilled on it.

Brown addresses SA after Eskom AGM - as it happened

2017-06-23 12:24

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown is addressing the media after the Eskom annual general meeting.

Brown looks set to free Eskom from state capture

2017-06-23 09:05

The signals are clear that Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown will inject fresh leadership with no links to state capture at power utility Eskom.

Koko probe: Eskom board mulling report before briefing Brown

2017-06-19 18:54

The Eskom board has received the Cliffe Decker Hofmeyr report, which investigated a potential conflict of interest regarding former acting Eskom CEO Matshela Koko.

Newsmaker: Ben Ngubane - an angry man

2017-06-18 06:01

‘You know, I watch this all unfolding, the allegations of corruption, the leaks, and I am perplexed. I really didn’t think Ben [Ngubane] was like that,” says someone who once worked on the board of a state-owned entity.

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