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The Eskom Inquiry report, was adopted by the National Assembly. It recommends that law enforcement agencies pursue investigations and prosecution of those implicated.
The leaked Eskom Inquiry report remains invalid until the public enterprises committee formally adopts it, chairperson Zukiswa Rantho has said.
Eskom inquiry chairperson Zukiswa Rantho says that she does not know how the leaking of the draft preliminary report will affect the work of the committee.
The portfolio committee on public enterprises is seeking legal advice from the Speaker in dealing with Dudu Myeni, the Gupta brothers and Duduzane Zuma who have all failed to appear before it for the Eskom Inquiry.
The portfolio committee on public enterprises has decided to summons former SAA chair Dudu Myeni, the Gupta brothers and Duduzane Zuma as it wraps up its work on the Eskom Inquiry.
Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba told the Eskom inquiry that he had no crystal ball to tell which board members of SOEs would be caught up in allegations of state capture at the time their appointments were made.
Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba has told the Eskom Inquiry that most members of the Gupta family were naturalised between 2002 and 2006, when he was not yet minister of home affairs.
Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba is set to appear before Parliament's Eskom Inquiry, while lawyers for the Gupta brothers say their clients are not in SA and so cannot take the stand.
Former Eskom board chair Ben Ngubane told the Eskom inquiry that he believes he was a good, honest chairperson.
The recent report by Parliament’s portfolio committee on public enterprises on the inquiry into Eskom paints a bleak picture of a state-owned entity where governance was allowed to disintegrate, threatening its viability.
Eskom CEO Phakamani Hadebe says the power utility has made strides in clearing up disciplinary and criminal cases against implicated officials from within, concluding 822 of the 1 049 disciplinary cases that kicked off since April.
Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba has tweeted about the leaking of the draft parliamentary report by the Eskom Inquiry, which has reportedly implicated him.
If there’s one message South Africans must take from the Eskom Inquiry, it’s that “corruption is evil”, says chairperson Zukiswa Rantho.
Parliament’s committee on public enterprises will reach out to the Hawks to help track down the Gupta brothers and Duduzane Zuma so that they can be issued a summons to appear before the Eskom inquiry.
Eskom has blocked whistle-blower Suzanne Daniels’s return to work, and instead slapped her with fresh charges of “serious misconduct”.
The portfolio committee on public enterprises says it cannot be held to ransom by Dudu Myeni after she wrote a letter deemed to be "a letter of war" to explain her absence.
The Gupta brothers have described the Eskom Inquiry into mismanagement and quality of corporate governance at the power utility as "vague, disordered, uncontrolled and untrammelled".
The Gupta brothers will not be appearing before the Eskom Inquiry on Tuesday, according to its chair Zukiswa Ranth.
Former finance minister Malusi Gigaba has 10 days to prepare for his appearance before the Eskom Inquiry after he requested an extension last week.
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