[WATCH] Minister Brown, Brian Molefe face grilling in Parliament

A Parliamentary oversight committee is asking Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown and the Eskom board about the reinstatement of Brian Molefe as chief executive officer of the power utility.

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Eskom chair: Molefe never resigned from Eskom

Eskom chair: Molefe never resigned from Eskom

Eskom chair Ben Ngubane, CEO Brian Molefe and Minister Lynne Brown have filed affidavits responding to the DA and EFF cases.

Collapse of govt accountability creating crisis at SOEs, says economist

Collapse of govt accountability creating crisis at SOEs, says economist

Economist Lumkile Mondi says that a "shadow state" stands to benefit form the collapse of accountability and failure of SOEs.

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Zuma's resignation in the interest of SA and ANC, says Cronin

SACP's Jeremy Cronin says it's important for ANC leaders and supporters to show solidarity with the action against state capture.

"Arrest corrupt people, prosecute people, convict them, send them to jail"

"Arrest corrupt people, prosecute people, convict them, send them to jail"

SACP's Solly Mapaile says the President stepping down is just the beginning of the process of ANC self-correction.

Gwede says ANC MPs voting against Zuma in motion of no confidence is a betrayal

Gwede says ANC MPs voting against Zuma in motion of no confidence is a betrayal

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Nzimande: ANC will pay the price for allowing Molefe's return to Eskom

Nzimande: ANC will pay the price for allowing Molefe's return to Eskom

The SACP secretary general, Blade Nzimande, is speaking at the national imbizo on challenges facing the tripartite alliance and SA.

Eskom apparently gave Gupta-linked Trillian a R419m leg up, to buy Optimum mine

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AmaBhungane explains how it uncovered how Eskom allegedly gave a helping hand to companies linked with the Gupta family.

"Hard to believe the minister would not have known about the contract"

"Hard to believe the minister would not have known about the contract"

DA's Natsha Mazzone comments on reports that Minister Lynne Brown may have misled Parliament about Eskom and Trillian contracts.

New smart electricity meter means everyone pays upfront

New smart electricity meter means everyone pays upfront

Siemens AMI smart meters will convert post-paid meters to pre-paid and plans to bring down municipalities Eskom debt.

AmaBhungane prove multi-million rand payout from Eskom to Gupta- linked Trillian

AmaBhungane prove multi-million rand payout from Eskom to Gupta- linked Trillian

This comes after Minister Brown denied any concluded contracts between Eskom and Gupta-linked financial advisory group, Trillian.

AmaBhungane exclusive: How Lynne Brown misled Parliament

AmaBhungane exclusive: How Lynne Brown misled Parliament

Senior Investigative Journalist at AmaBhungane, Sam Sole, reveals how Eskom helped the Guptas obtain the Optimum coal deal.

Gupta-linked Trillian invoiced Eskom R419m without formal contract - amaBhungane

Gupta-linked Trillian invoiced Eskom R419m without formal contract - amaBhungane

It has emerged that Minister Brown misled Parliament about the nature of the working relationship between Eskom and Trillian.

[Cartoon] Renewable energy

[Cartoon] Renewable energy

EWN's Dr Jack & Curtis take a look at Minster Lynne Browns 'bright idea' to reinstate Brian Molefe as Eskom CEO.

Mantashe won't say whether top 6 agree on 'discomfort' over Molefe reinstatement

Mantashe won't say whether top 6 agree on 'discomfort' over Molefe reinstatement

ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe speaks on Molefe's return to Eskom and new allegations made by the former Mining Minister.

We don't have power to strong-arm mining minister, says Ngubane

We don't have power to strong-arm mining minister, says Ngubane

Eskom board chairman Ben Ngubane has defended CEO Brian Molefe amid damning blackmail claims, less than two days back at the job.

Brian Molefe a no-show at African Utility Week

Brian Molefe a no-show at African Utility Week

Eskom board chair Ben Ngubane speaking in his place at the opening said Molefe and Eskom board saved SA from loading shedding.

"Stakes are so high people's lives are going to be in danger" analyst

"Stakes are so high people's lives are going to be in danger" analyst

Ralph Mathekga and Peter Bruce comment on Ramatlhodi's claims that Molefe and Ngubane pressed him to suspend Glencore's licenses.

Damning allegations against Molefe and Ngubane's involvement in Optimum "heist"

Damning allegations against Molefe and Ngubane's involvement in Optimum "heist"

AmaBhungane has revealed new evidence that Brian Molefe helped the Guptas in a bid to buy a mine.

AmaBhungane: Former mining minister reveals "hijacking" of Optimum Mine

AmaBhungane: Former mining minister reveals "hijacking" of Optimum Mine

AmaBhungane had an exclusive interview with former mining minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi about how Guptas got Optimum mine.

DA files urgent court papers to have Molefe's re-appointment squashed

DA files urgent court papers to have Molefe's re-appointment squashed

The DA says its lodging papers at the High Court in Pretoria on Monday to interdict Brian Molefe's reinstatement as Eskom's CEO.

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