Was Eskom load shedding sabotage to usher in Gupta-friendly execs?

2018-11-16 17:28

A bombshell final investigation report into irregularities and financial mismanagement at state-owned Eskom and Transnet has questioned whether load shedding at the power utility may have been sabotage.

Transnet overpaid by R509m for locomotives - report

2018-08-01 10:57

Transnet has paid R509m more for 100 locomotives after switching a supply contract to a Chinese rail company, according to a report commissioned by the National Treasury.

Damning legal report lays bare Molefe, Singh's roles in Transnet deal

2018-06-18 20:03

Transnet's former CFO Anoj Singh and CEO Brian Molefe either didn't apply their minds, or gave the board inadequate information on a controversial locomotive tender, argues a report by MNS Attorneys.

Transnet must 'lay criminal charges against Molefe', other Gupta generals - damning report

2018-06-17 06:04

A damning draft report recommends that Transnet lay corruption charges against four key players in state capture: its former group chief executive Brian Molefe, former chief financial officer Anoj Singh, board subcommittee chairperson Iqbal Sharma and Gupta lieutenant Salim Essa.

Brian Molefe petitions Supreme Court over pension payout

2018-05-16 11:18

Former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe has petitioned the Supreme Court to appeal against the high court decision which ruled that he must pay back part of the R30m pension he receive from the firm.

Stop delaying tactics and pay back R11m, Solidarity demands of Molefe

2018-04-20 16:06

Union Solidarity says former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe is buying time by “dragging his feet” and should pay back the R11m he has already received from a R30m pension payout immediately.

Molefe loses court bid to appeal pay back pension ruling

2018-04-17 10:17

The North Gauteng High Court has dismissed an application by former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe for leave to appeal a ruling that he pay back the part of his pension payout he already received.

Ngubane: I was a good, honest chairperson #EskomInquiry

2018-03-09 10:26

Former Eskom board chair Ben Ngubane told the Eskom inquiry that he believes he was a good, honest chairperson.

#EskomInquiry: 6 questions Exxaro wants Eskom to answer

2018-02-16 15:03

Exxaro CEO Mxolisi Mgojo wants Eskom to clarify reasons why its contracts were not renewed, despite it having presented a good business case.

Criminal charges laid against Molefe over pension payout fiasco

2018-02-06 12:00

Trade union Solidarity says former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe's multimillion rand pension payout, ruled unlawful by a court, amounts to fraud.


Best of City Press: Ramaphosa faces fightback, Post Office in R200m debacle, and EFF accused of gender violence

2018-08-19 17:04

In case you missed it, here are some of the best-read stories from City Press on Sunday, 19 August.

Why Transnet board committee's Iqbal Sharma must be prosecuted - report

2018-06-19 12:51

Iqbal Sharma, chairperson of the Transnet board's acquisitions and disposals committee had a conflict of interest in the tender to build 1 064 locomotives, according to a report by MNS Attorneys.

Best of City Press: Calls to charge Molefe and Gupta generals, Mahumapelo Jr’s R1m bursary, and even more Gupta collusion

2018-06-17 18:13

In case you missed it, these are some of the best-read stories from City Press on Sunday, 17 June.

A total train-smash: the R16bn 'Gupta premium'

2018-06-03 06:00

An analysis by amaBhungane's Sam Sole and Susan Comrie on how the Transnet locomotive acquisition went from R38.6bn to R54.5bn.

Transnet: Brian helped to loot

2018-05-13 05:52

A tender to buy locomotives for Transnet was inflated by R16bn, and split between four suppliers, one a Gupta-linked company.

Molefe under 'more pressure than before' after failed appeal bid

2018-04-17 13:05

Embattled former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe faces a new challenge after the High Court rejected his application to appeal a decision forcing him to pay back part of his R30m pension windfall

Court to hear Molefe's application for leave to appeal pension ruling

2018-04-17 08:19

The North Gauteng High Court is set to hear an application by former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe to appeal a judgment that ordered him to pay back part of the pension he received from the power utility

Former Eskom chair Ben Ngubane to testify before inquiry

2018-03-07 06:15

The former Eskom board chair has been accused by ex Mineral Resources Minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi of attempting to favour Gupta businesses, a charge he has denied.

Molefe’s military career on hold

2018-02-11 05:49

The military career of former Eskom boss-turned-Colonel Brian Molefe is over – for now.

Paying back millions 'not enough' as Molefe and others face criminal charges

2018-02-05 11:46

Trade Union Solidarity says it will lay criminal charges against former Eskom boss Brian Molefe over his controversial golden handshake.

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