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.

BREAKING: Public Protector to investigate some #GuptaLeaks claims

2017-06-14 22:30

The Public Protector will conduct a preliminary investigation to determine the merits of some of the allegations that have been published as part of the #GuptaLeaks saga that point to issues at Eskom, Prasa and Transnet.

5 blemishes from Ngubane's checkered past

2017-06-14 06:03

Following the departure of Eskom’s board chairperson, Fin24 collated several matters of poor governance and business blunders which took place under Ben Ngubane’s watch.

Leftover execs join forces to lead rudderless Eskom

2017-06-13 09:59

The leftover executives at Eskom have converged to lead the power utility amid a power vacuum.

Ngubane’s resignation won’t exonerate him - DA

2017-06-13 05:30

The resignation of Ben Ngubane as Eskom chairperson will not exonerate him from an Eskom Parliamentary inquiry, the Democratic Party has said.

DA targets Brown, Muthambi, Van Rooyen in #GuptaLeaks charges

2017-06-12 17:56

The number of criminal charges the Democratic Alliance is laying against the executive is growing as fast as new revelations emerge from the so-called GuptaLeaks.

#GuptaLeaks: How Eskom was captured

2017-06-09 09:18

The #GuptaLeaks have provided evidence of how the family captured the president, the government and state-owned entities. This is the story about one of their most important conquests: Eskom.


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.

Why Ben Ngubane quit

2017-06-18 06:01

Interim leadership of Eskom was subject of high-stakes standoff between public enterprises minister and former chairperson.

Brown: Corruption allegations at SOEs must be probed

2017-06-14 19:00

Allegations of corruption at some state-owned enterprises must be investigated appropriately where needed, says Minister of Public Enterprises Lynne Brown.

NUM calls on entire Eskom board to resign

2017-06-13 11:44

The National Union of Mineworkers has called for the entire board of Eskom to follow suit after chairperson Ben Ngubane quit the power utility.

Eskom board shocked by Ngubane’s resignation, expects new chair next week

2017-06-13 08:33

The Eskom board was shocked by the sudden resignation of chairperson Ben Ngubane, and says it expects to get a new chairperson next week Friday.

BREAKING: Eskom board chair Ben Ngubane resigns

2017-06-12 23:21

Ben Ngubane, the Eskom board chairperson has resigned with immediate effect, Minister of Public Enterprises, Lynne Brown says.

#GuptaLeaks: How the Guptas screwed Denel

2017-06-10 08:15

Leaked records from the heart of the Gupta business empire help solve the mystery behind Denel Asia, the controversial arms marketing partnership that national treasury has tried to block.

DA, EFF head to court over Brian Molefe

2017-06-06 06:12

The DA and the EFF will approach the High Court in Pretoria in a bid to have Eskom CEO Brian Molefe’s re-appointment reviewed.

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