Ramaphosa looking at changes in Eskom board - Presidency

2020-01-10 11:48

President Cyril Ramaphosa is looking at making changes to the Eskom board as part of the implementation of a rescue plan at the power utility, the Presidency says.

UPDATED: Koko can stay - for now

2018-01-26 14:44

Embattled Eskom executive Matshela Koko has accused Eskom's inquiry into state capture of intimidatory tactics, saying that it resembles a "witch hunt".

Eskom's new board to probe previous board's R1bn McKinsey U-turn

2018-01-25 16:24

Eskom’s new board will investigate why the power utility’s previous board wrote a letter to global consultancy McKinsey to say a R1bn payment was lawful, despite previously saying the opposite.

Eskom banks on new board to reopen lending taps

2018-01-23 09:28

Eskom is wasting no time approaching potential lenders in the hope that its board overhaul was enough to ease concerns about governance at the ailing utility.

Business welcomes govt’s 'commitment' to restore confidence with new Eskom board

2018-01-20 21:50

Business leaders have welcomed the appointment of Eskom’s new board as a sign that there is political will to restore confidence in state-owned enterprises.

Businessman Jabu Mabuza to chair Eskom, Koko and Singh to be removed immediately

2018-01-20 17:56

Telkom Chairperson Jabu Mabuza will chair Eskom’s board as part of a host of measures announced by government to “stabilise management” at the power utility.

As Nene awaits news on Eskom top job, DA vows Khoza won't go scot-free

2018-01-20 14:27

Former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene says the matter of whether he’ll be appointed as Eskom chair is “still under consideration” and he hopes for a conclusion before the end of the day.

As it happened - Eskom acting chair grilled, Singh censured at #EskomInquiry

2017-12-05 09:39

Eskom's acting board chair Zethembe Khoza was questioned for almost three hours, while the power utility's suspended CFO Anoj Singh was criticised for 'undermining Parliament' on the second to last day of the Eskom inquiry for 2017.

Will new board lead Eskom to greener pastures?

2017-06-23 19:29

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown's appointment of two “green” board members shows that she is ready for the state utility to take a second look at renewable power.

Brian Molefe challenges his removal as Eskom CEO

2017-06-04 15:54

Former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe is challenging the Eskom board's decision to rescind his appointment.


Eskom says it's on the path to recovery after Moody's downgrade

2018-01-29 18:06

Despite Moody’s downgrade of Eskom to junk, the power utility says it is determined to turn its fortunes around and that investors and lenders are reviving their commitments to it.

Koko ignores ultimatum to resign, takes Eskom board to Labour Court

2018-01-26 13:24

Eskom's head of generation Matshela Koko has rejected the new board's ultimatum to resign within 24 hours or be fired.

Koko should make like Singh and leave, says SAFTU

2018-01-23 16:52

The South African Federation of Trade Unions has called on Matshela Koko, Eskom's Head of Generation, to take a leaf out of former CFO Anoj Singh's book and resign.

New Eskom board a step towards transformation - BBC

2018-01-21 17:00

Eskom’s newly appointed board will not only strengthen corporate governance and ensure financial stability at the power utility, but also drive transformation, says the Black Business Council.

Koko: I will go to work on Monday and wait and see

2018-01-20 19:51

Former acting Eskom CEO Matshela Koko says he heard the news of his removal “as everyone else did” and he will wait for the board to advise him of government’s decision.

More than 200 senior Eskom managers give Ramaphosa deadline to act

2018-01-20 17:03

More than 200 senior Eskom managers expressed their concern over the lack of “decisive and bold actions against allegations of fraud, corruption and maladministration” in a letter to Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa.

Eskom chair quits 'in the interest of the country'

2018-01-20 11:40

Eskom chairperson Zethembe Khoza confirmed to Fin24 that he submitted his resignation to Minister of Public Enterprises Lynne Brown and he's waiting for her to accept it.

All eyes on Singh as #EskomInquiry resumes

2017-12-05 07:00

The board of power utility Eskom, as well as its controversial suspended CFO Anoj Singh, will give evidence before the portfolio committee on public enterprises on Wednesday and Thursday.

MEMES: Eskom board chair resigns

2017-06-13 15:02

Former Eskom board chairperson Ben Ngubane has been trending on Twitter for most of the day, following his resignation. These funny memes tell the story better.

The Brian Molefe saga is a flagrant violation of constitutional principles

2017-05-25 08:20

If Brian Molefe and Eskom could at the very least decide on a story and stick with it, that would be the very least of their problems, writes Phephelaphi Dube.

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