EXPLAINER | What is Ramaphosa's timeline for electricity reform?

accreditation
Share your Subscriber Article
You have 5 articles to share every month. Send this story to a friend!
0:00
play article
Subscribers can listen to this article
President Cyril Ramaphosa at SONA 2020.
President Cyril Ramaphosa at SONA 2020.
Twitter, @PresidencyZA

President Cyril Ramaphosa, in October 2020, announced that Operation Vulindlela ("open the way") would be established, "... to fast-track the delivery of economic reforms", such as electricity generation.

The unit's establishment comes more than two years since Ramaphosa announced that the embattled electricity utility Eskom would be restructured into three entities to improve performance. 

Support independent journalism
Subscribe to News24 for just R75 per month to read all our investigative and in-depth journalism. You can cancel any time.
Subscribe
Already a subscriber? Sign in
Lockdown For
DAYS
HRS
MINS
Voting Booth
Children between 12 and 17 can now be vaccinated against Covid-19. As a parent I am:
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Results
Relieved, it's been a long wait to this point
51% - 2846 votes
A bit hesitant, and will wait to see how it goes
21% - 1174 votes
Completely against my child getting the shot
29% - 1615 votes
Vote
Rand - Dollar
14.85
-1.2%
Rand - Pound
20.49
-0.4%
Rand - Euro
17.30
-0.2%
Rand - Aus dollar
11.09
-0.2%
Rand - Yen
0.13
-0.1%
Gold
1,793.05
0.0%
Silver
24.33
0.0%
Palladium
2,023.00
0.0%
Platinum
1,043.50
0.0%
Brent Crude
85.53
+1.1%
Top 40
60,525
+1.7%
All Share
67,051
+1.5%
Resource 10
62,969
+2.5%
Industrial 25
86,659
+1.4%
Financial 15
13,849
+0.2%
All JSE data delayed by at least 15 minutes Iress logo
Editorial feedback and complaints

Contact the public editor with feedback for our journalists, complaints, queries or suggestions about articles on News24.

LEARN MORE