Eskom demands PwC pay back R95 million in consulting fees

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  • Eskom issues R95 million letter of demand to PwC for 2017 consulting deal and says it is preparing to go to court.
  • A confidential forensic report claims PwC took credit for Eskom's work and senior Eskom managers were pressured to sign off on proposals of questionable value.
  • The report describes PwC's original "at-risk" payment structure as "patently unlawful and stupendously egregious".

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