Eskom welcomes back ‘Papa Action’ Molefe amid scramble to undo reappointment

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Eskom CEO Brian Molefe.
Eskom CEO Brian Molefe.

Cape Town – Eskom staff in Johannesburg sang songs of praise as Brian Molefe addressed them on his first day back as chief executive.

Eskom spokesperson Khulu Phasiwe tweeted photos of hundreds of Eskom employees gathered in the main entrance at Megawatt Park as protestors from COPE and the Democratic Alliance protested Molefe’s return outside. He said Molefe addressed staff after an impromptu meeting occurred.

Destiny Man editor Thabiso TT Tema tweeted that employees held up posters that read: “Welcome back Papa Action”.

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