Business

Eskom tells investors it does not need more state funding

2020-04-07 22:00

Eskom, South Africa’s debt-stricken power company, told investors it currently doesn’t need to approach the government for more support, even as a Covid-19-related national shutdown slashes revenue.

South Africa

Coronavirus challenge: Sisulu ropes in NGOs in bid to thin out dense informal settlements

2020-04-07 21:58

At least 12 NGOs have been assisting the department to ensure congested informal settlements get access to water and sanitation as well as creating roads to allow for emergency services into these areas.

 
Analysis

FIRST TAKE | Smiling Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams is taking us all, and the president, for a ride

2020-04-07 18:50

Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams, or "StellaRated", as she is known on Twitter, needs to be disciplined by President Cyril Ramaphosa. Going to dinner parties while the rest of South Africa is under a three-week lockdown undermines his whole effort to get citizens behind his national effort to curb the coronavirus, writes Pieter du Toit.

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