Eskom's Matshela Koko submits letter of resignation

2018-02-16 11:06

Controversial Eskom executive Matshela Koko has denied any wrongdoing in his resignation letter to the power utility, saying that stepping down was in his and his family's best interests.

Four firms referred to Competition Tribunal over alleged Eskom tender collusion

2018-02-07 06:00

The Competition Commission has referred four companies to the Competition Tribunal for prosecution over alleged price fixing and collusion involving an Eskom tender worth R4.5bn.

Koko washes hands of Trillian, says Daniels made Trillian payments

2018-01-23 15:14

Under-fire Eskom executive Matshela Koko has accused suspended Eskom company secretary and head of legal Suzanne Daniels of spearheading controversial payments to McKinsey and Trillian.

Mantashe says Koko's graft allegation serves a 'political agenda'

2017-11-30 20:23

“Matshela Koko serves himself and he has a certain agenda to promote,” ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe has said after suspended Eskom executive Matshela Koko alleged Mantashe's daughter was involved in corruption at Eskom.

Eskom's Matshela Koko: I've declared all my conflicts of interest

2017-11-30 15:01

Suspended executive Matshela Koko has testified at his disciplinary hearing at Eskom that he took all steps necessary to declare a possible conflict of interest relating to his stepdaughter.

Koko hearing told Impulse CEO approached Mrs Koko to recruit her daughter

2017-10-19 23:29

The CEO of Impulse International Pragasen Pather approached Mrs Koko to get her daughter involved at the firm, forensic investigators revealed.

Koko hearing halted again, while Eskom scrambles for witnesses

2017-10-19 07:51

Suspended executive Matshela Koko said he only became aware of a conflict of interest regarding his stepdaughter in September last year, as his hearing progressed at a snail's pace.

Lynne Brown did not help secure R1.2m Eskom contract - exec

2017-10-16 16:19

A director of E Smart Solutions insists that neither Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown nor former acting Eskom CEO Matshela Koko had anything to do with the awarding of oil contracts to her company.

DA to refer Brown to Public Protector over Eskom tenders

2017-10-15 13:43

This follows a Sunday Times report that Eskom awarded two contracts worth R1.2m to a company owned by Brown’s partner Ingrid Tufvesson, and two family members of Brown’s former personal assistant.

Eskom told to restart R4bn Duvha tender

2017-06-30 15:28

The Johannesburg high court has interdicted Eskom from continuing with a controversial R4bn tender to replace the damaged boiler of power station Duvha.


Koko's fight to stay at Eskom resumes

2018-02-16 10:26

Controversial Eskom executive Matshela Koko's battle to stay on at Eskom resumes, as he faces his second disciplinary hearing in less than a year.

Koko - I won't resign for the sake of patriotism

2018-01-24 12:03

Controversial Eskom executive Matshela Koko has refused to resign after being called to step down by the state, saying he will prove he is the power utility's 'protector'.

I'm being used to discredit government and Eskom - Koko

2018-01-23 07:34

Controversial former acting Eskom CEO Matshela Koko believes he is being used to discredit the power utility and the government.

Koko alleges Mantashe's daughter was beneficiary of Kusile corruption

2017-11-30 17:24

Suspended Eskom executive Matshela Koko has alleged that ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe's daughter was a beneficiary of corruption. But Mantashe replied that Koko was purposely dragging him and his family into his hearing and was serving a "certain master".

Lawyer brawl sets back Koko hearing

2017-10-24 09:32

Suspended Eskom executive Matshela Koko’s disciplinary hearing will now only commence on November 23, after only two witnesses have testified so far.

Koko denies Impulse deal non-compliant, points finger at Ngubane

2017-10-19 23:28

While suspended Eskom executive Matshela Koko has denied wrongdoing in the appointment of engineering and project management group Impulse International, a new report reveals that he signed off on the deal himself.

Media win bid to cover Koko's hearing

2017-10-16 17:25

Eskom's disciplinary hearing against suspended executive Matshela Koko has slowly sputtered to life, but was adjourned without the hearing making much headway.

R1.2m Eskom tenders: Tufvesson denies benefiting from oil contracts

2017-10-15 15:31

Ingrid Tufvesson, an academic, transformation consultant, and the romantic partner of Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown, was the director of a company that received a lucrative oil contract.

Koko in firing line as Eskom cans results presentation

2017-07-11 12:57

Former acting CEO Matshela Koko is likely to face strict action from Eskom's board, after the power utility suddenly cancelled its financial results presentation.

BREAKING: Court halts R4bn Eskom tender

2017-06-30 13:50

General Electric and Murray & Roberts have been granted an interdict to stop a controversial R4bn Eskom tender to replace a boiler at Duvha power station in Mpumalanga.

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