EXCLUSIVE | 'Looks like it’s war' - Eskom official after gravity defying pylon's fall at Lethabo power station

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Lethabo Power Station in the Free State.
Lethabo Power Station in the Free State.
Photo: Elizabeth Sejake/City Press

Update: On Friday morning, Eskom group chief executive André de Ruyter announced during a media briefing that Eskom had found clear evidence of sabotage that caused the pylon near Lethabo Power Station to topple. Read more here

A gravity defying pylon that collapsed without warning near the Lethabo power station in Vereeniging on Wednesday is, according to senior Eskom sources, the clearest indication yet of a deliberate campaign to sabotage the country's electricity supply.

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