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Debt sentence: Why Eskom needs a cocktail of interventions to survive its R488bn burden

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Eskom's debt burden is now at R488 billion.
Eskom's debt burden is now at R488 billion.
Lucky Nxumalo

No matter how many times you try and solve the Rubik's cube that is Eskom's near R490 billion debt, the responsibility will ultimately be carried by government, according to analysts.

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