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Cape Town - In the light of Friday's surprising news that Brian Molefe is heading back to Eskom as chief executive on Monday, Fin24 asked labour law expert Michael Bagraim to sketch the legal context.

Bagraim pointed out that Molefe never said he was going on early retirement from his Eskom position as CEO.

"Molefe said he is 'departing' - that is legalese for saying 'I have agreed to leave in exchange for a package'," Bagraim told Fin24 on Friday.

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