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Andre de Ruyter. Photo: Archive
Andre de Ruyter. Photo: Archive


Power stations are being sabotaged to make load shedding worse, while ANC leaders are publicly blaming Eskom – all in an apparent attempt to put pressure on President Cyril Ramaphosa and Eskom boss André de Ruyter.

City Press’ sister publication Rapport can today reveal that a senior technician who has been working for Eskom for years was suspended last week, pending the outcome of an internal investigation into alleged sabotage at Camden Power Station in Mpumalanga.

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