Three Western Cape pupils have been recognised for their incredible resilience in almost unspeakable circumstances.
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The National Union of Mineworkers and the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa kept their December promise and marched to Eskom CEO Andre de Ruyter's office on Wednesday afternoon.
It has been made abundantly clear by many informed observers that the parlous state Eskom finds itself in is due in large measure to political interference, mismanagement, poor maintenance, and an opaque business model that has allowed for the infestation of graft in procurement, investment, construction and contracts, writes Ghaleb Cachalia
As Andre de Ruyter makes his official start at debt-ridden Eskom, energy experts agree that no one person can solve the power utility's problems - and it will require a collective effort by all stakeholders to turn the ship around.
The JSE-listed packaging company says its new head Erik Smuts will start on Monday, 10 days earlier than originally planned.
The National Union of Mineworkers has issued an ultimatum to incoming Eskom CEO Andre de Ruyter.
Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan has slammed criticism of newly appointed Eskom CEO Andre de Ruyter.
Nampak headline earnings per share is down more than two-thirds for the financial year ended September 30, 2019.
The corruption of transformation is one of the reasons public entities have become no-go zones for some talented black people who care about their reputation. They regard the entities as slaughter houses, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.
Yields on the power utility's 2021 dollar bonds jumped the most in more than three months after the appointment of Andre de Ruyter.
After months of speculation and delays, Andre de Ruyter has been named as chief executive officer of Eskom.
The only way to fix Eskom is to fix the people who work there. Until we have one, legitimate and universally accepted view of the true state of affairs at the utility, more lies will be told, and swords be fallen on, writes Adriaan Basson.
Eskom has hit back at reports that it has paid out performance bonuses, but instead asserted it has made provision for 13th cheques as per employment contracts.
Apart from a renewed bout of load-shedding and power stations that are falling apart, the new Eskom CEO heads an operation with earnings that are far exceeded by its debt repayments.
The report formed part of a previous risk and corporate governance assessment commissioned by the petrochemical conglomerate.
Andre De Ruyter is due to start serving as Eskom CEO on 15 January next year. National Union of Mineworkers energy sector coordinator Paris Mashego told Fin24 on Thursday that the union planned to demonstrate on his first day at the office.
Eskom chairperson Jabu Mabuza has defended the appointment of Andre de Ruyter as new CEO, lauding him for taking a salary less than the average of the previous three bosses.
De Ruyter could actually be pink and I wouldn't give a hoot as long as he can assist in stabilising Eskom - as it will have a disastrous impact on ALL South Africans if the state-owned enterprise sinks like the titanic.
André de Ruyter has a mammoth task ahead of him fixing Eskom. It is vital that we don't distract him with conversations grounded in political expediency, writes Howard Feldman.
Andre de Ruyter, the head packaging company Nampak, will take over the reins at Eskom in mid-January 2020.
Business Leadership SA says that the government, staff and business must play a supporting role for incoming Eskom CEO Andre de Ruyter.
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