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Eskom has extended an olive branch to labour unions on Friday in a bid to help rescue the struggling power utility.
Eskom began exports of 400 megawatts into Zimbabwe on Friday, easing a protracted power crisis characterised by daily outages lasting up to 18 hours.
The health of South African municipalities’ finances is deteriorating and instead of taking remedial action, staff at councils are threatening and intimidating the auditors probing their accounts and giving advice, Auditor-General Kimi Makwetu has said.
A righteous rage is fully justified, says Bruce Whitfield.
Eskom has told senior managers that it sees the company being split into generation, transmission and distribution units within three to five years.
Eskom and the Gauteng provincial government have agreed to work together to deal "decisively" with ongoing disruptions in the supply of electricity in several areas in the province, Eskom said in a statement on Thursday.
South Africa’s state-owned electricity company is approaching R500bn in debt, and doesn’t generate enough cash to service it. Investors can’t get enough of it.
The desire by inefficient state enterprises to preserve jobs by making losses is in fact robbing thousands more of opportunities that we have not yet even considered.
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