Former president Jacob Zuma was never going to remain the all-powerful and omnipresent political figure that he thought, writes Pieter du Toit.
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President Cyril Ramaphosa has appointed an Eskom Sustainability Task Team to advise government on actions to resolve Eskom’s operational, structural and financial challenges, the Presidency said in a statement on Friday.
Investors are taking decisions in an arena of growing complexity, says former finance minister Trevor Manuel who identifies five trends that will shape the future.
Unit 2 of the Koeberg power station was shut down on Monday for a planned refueling outage, following a record 492 days of uninterrupted run.
Eskom has announced that it has entered into a collaborative agreement with the State Security Agency on security vetting.
An economist's analysis shows Eskom’s electricity production has been declining since 2007 - and that the shortfall is being picked up by other power producers.
Eskom has publicly apologised to three environmental NGO’s after it was accused of spying on them.
While Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan is hoping to get a report back from the team tasked with assessing the problems at Eskom within two weeks, an analyst says bringing in external help shows the risk of outsiders coming into the power utility's "challenging" culture.
President Cyril Ramaphosa may as well be honest with us: there are indeed ways of pulling South Africa out of the quicksand, but the internal dynamics of the ANC make that impossible, writes Max du Preez.
Residents in Elandskraal near Knysna said they warned the local fire brigade that there were fires smouldering in the dense brush in the mountains above their farms more than a month ago, but nothing was done about it.
The financial stability of SOEs remains a top priority for government, said new Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba.
Eskom has announced changes in the power utility's executive committee structure.
Soweto residents, the South African Civic Organisation, the ANC, South African Communist Party and trade union federation Cosatu marched to Eskom’s offices in Diepkloof on Thursday (May 14 2015) to hand over a memorandum of demands following power outages last week that lasted more than 10 hours.
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