Greenpeace aims to block ‘anti-green’ Koko becoming Eskom CEO

2016-12-01 12:33

Acting Eskom CEO Matshela Koko has waged a pro-nuclear and anti-renewable energy media battle in 2016, making him a controversial choice, says Greenpeace.

Gupta-linked Eskom board member named in probe resigns

2016-11-16 07:23

Mark Pamensky, a director of a company owned by the Guptas that has ties with President Jacob Zuma’s son, has resigned as a board member at Eskom.

Brown: Unless economy in hands of majority, it's going nowhere

2016-09-27 14:37

The economy remains in the hands of the few and a shift must happen through State Owned Enterprises, says Public Enterprise Minister Lynne Brown.

Brown, Futuregrowth meet on SOE funding call postponed

2016-09-08 11:55

Public enterprises minister Lynne Brown's scheduled meeting with Old Mutual and Futuregrowth has been moved to a later date.

Brown: I have no business with Guptas

2016-09-07 16:50

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown has declared that she has never done business with the Guptas or visited the family at their homes.

Brown slates loan ban on Eskom, Transnet

2016-09-06 15:58

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown is set to meet with Futuregrowth Asset Management over its decision to withdraw funding to Eskom and Transnet.

Eskom gives in to Treasury on coal report

2016-08-30 20:12

Eskom indicated that it will hand over information required by the Treasury, which is investigating the utility's coal contracts.

Brown demands review of safety procedures after horror rail crash

2016-08-19 19:45

Minister of Public Enterprises Lynne Brown has requested Transnet to continuously review its safety procedures at its depots and rail routes to prevent a recurrence of the horror train accident in Noupoort.

Paul O’Sullivan: Exposing fresh Myeni corruption at SAA. Documentary proof.

2016-07-13 08:23

Private investigator Paul O’Sullivan, whose intervention led to a dramatic event when he was removed just before takeoff from an intercontinental flight, tells his story.

Brown dodges Gupta query

2016-06-09 14:37

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown is neither confirming nor denying if she, or her deputy minister, has met with members or business associates of the Gupta family.


SOE reform central to economic growth for Brics - Brown

2016-11-18 16:00

A “deliberate” private sector partnership framework is required as part of the expenditure programmes of SOEs to drive growth, says Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown.

SA airline consolidation: No firm decision yet

2016-10-24 19:51

No firm decision has been taken on the consolidation of state-owned airlines SAA, Mango and SA Express, according to the Ministry of Public Enterprises.

Maimane: DA “will do everything” to stop Zupta’s bribe-soaked nuclear deal

2016-09-20 14:46

Jacob Zuma’s nuclear deal will literally bankrupt South Africa and it's time to pull the plug on the ANC’s corruption, says DA leader Mmusi Maimane.

When will Eskom see the light? Environmental groups beg Govt to shake-up utility

2016-09-08 06:56

In an open letter to ministers, 30 environmental groups urge political leaders to get Eskom to honour its legal obligations to secure clean energy.

We won't be part of Denel cover-up, looting - DA, EFF

2016-09-07 11:47

A parliamentary committee meeting on Denel got off to a rocky start when the EFF and DA left in fury over the absence of Treasury and the department of enterprises.

Treasury backs Brown on SOE issues

2016-08-31 18:16

Treasury says it welcomes a call by Minister of Public Enterprise Lynne Brown to resolve issues inter-departmentally, and not in the public space.

Lynne Brown tells Eskom to release coal report now

2016-08-30 11:25

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown has asked Eskom to immediately provide a report required by the Treasury, which is investigating the utility's coal contracts.

Zuma: Tremendous progress with SA's energy security

2016-07-27 18:07

Tremendous progress is being made in the government's quest for energy security in South Africa, says President Jacob Zuma.

Brown suspends pay hikes for Eskom execs

2016-07-03 14:57

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown is holding off remuneration increases for Eskom’s executives, but she approved a 4.6% increase for non-executives.

Molefe hits nuke books at MIT as Eskom launches nuclear training plan

2016-06-09 12:30

Eskom has launched a key training programme for young nuclear operators, while Eskom CEO Brian Molefe takes a break to learn about nuclear energy for executives at MIT.

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