Eskom opens up on reason for redacted Dentons report

2017-03-29 18:57

Eskom says a redacted version of the Dentons report - shed light on financial abuses - was released to respect the rights of the parties involved.

Green too expensive for Eskom

2017-03-12 06:02

The troubled power utility can barely afford to comply with environmental compliance obligations, says public enterprises minister.

Brown slates Eskom's ad, sponsorship spend

2017-03-08 17:14

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown doesn’t believe Eskom should spend any money on sponsorships or advertising, because everyone knows the brand.

Success starts with getting the basics right

2017-02-16 13:39

Among my most enjoyable tasks as a member of Cabinet are the opportunities to visit schools and inspire young people to make the most of their lives, writes Minister of Public Enterprises Lynne Brown.

Eskom denies that it's hiding info from public

2017-02-07 18:38

Eskom chairperson Baldwin Ngubane said the power utility did not keep the Dentons report away from the public to hide information.

Eskom’s new challenge is distribution - Koko

2017-02-07 12:02

Eskom acting CEO Matshela Koko said that the power utility’s challenge is no longer generation, but distribution.

Defaulting municipalities also fingered in AG's report

2017-01-26 19:01

A number of municipalities that owe Eskom millions in unpaid electricity bills have also been fingered for irregular and wasteful spending.

Municipalities given until month end to clear electricity arrears

2017-01-19 23:12

Eskom has been asked to give municipalities with outstanding bills until the end of the month to settle their accounts before switching off the lights, says Minister Lynne Brown.

SAA merger: CEO raises questions

2017-01-12 05:31

It is unclear what a merger between SAA, Mango and SA Express would achieve that cannot be achieved by each airline individually, says an airline CEO.

Lynne Brown: Eskom, Transnet not for sale

2016-12-23 20:13

Eskom is not for sale and neither are Koeberg, Transnet, Denel or the other companies in the Public Enterprises portfolio, says Minister of Public Enterprises Lynne Brown.


Eskom blows R311m

2017-03-19 08:26

The public enterprises minister wants to know why the power utility spent millions on an unapproved development project.

Policies threaten viability of Eskom and Transnet - Brown

2017-03-08 20:20

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown says government policies and regulations threaten Eskom and Transnet’s future sustainability and should be addressed urgently.

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.

Lynne Brown: We have a problem, Mr President

2017-02-10 13:59

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown has told President Jacob Zuma that the municipalities at loggerheads with Eskom simply don’t have the money to pay for electricity.

Public must apply to see Dentons report - Eskom chair

2017-02-07 12:30

Eskom chairperson Baldwin Ngubane says the investigation by Dentons into the state of the business is not useless.

Dentons report into load shedding revealed nothing new - Eskom

2017-01-30 19:17

An investigation into load shedding by law firm Dentons did not yield any new issues, says Eskom's spokesperson Khulu Phasiwe.

Commission of inquiry into Guptas and Eskom

2017-01-22 06:10

Lynne Brown has become the first minister to call for an official inquiry into the infamous Gupta family’s involvement with Eskom.

Brown: Don't switch municipalities' lights off yet

2017-01-19 18:53

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown instructed Eskom to afford errand municipalities a slight breather to pay their arrears before switching off the lights.

R12m for foreign firm to manage SA's airline mergers

2017-01-10 19:07

It will cost government R12.1m to make use of the services of Bain and Company to manage the merger of South Africa’s three state airlines - SAA, Mango and SA Express.

Zim power utility owes Eskom over R400m

2016-12-15 16:40

The Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority is owing Eskom R443m for power supply as at 2 December, according to Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown.

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