Political Desk: Koko and Singh do not want to show signs of remorse

Political analyst Prince Mashele says former Eskom group chief executive officer (CEO) Matshela Koko and Anoj Singh - the former chief financial officer - are testing the strength of evidence gathered against them in the Eskom inquiry.

Both Singh and Koko faced a grilling in Parliament this week and have denied any relationship with the Gupta family.

READ: Matshela Koko testimony in focus

ALSO READ: Anoj Singh - we've got evidence - is telling lie after lie, says amaBhungane

Mashele says the pair must not be seen to be cracking in Parliament.

They are testing the strength of the evidence that they will present later in court.

Prince Mashele, political analyst

They know what criminal charges are coming which is why they must not be seen to be cracking parliament.

Prince Mashele, political analyst

They can see that there is mounting evidence but they do not want to show signs that they are remorseful and they know that they have done wrong.

Prince Mashele, political analyst

Click on the link below to hear more from Mashele....


This article first appeared on 702 : Political Desk: Koko and Singh do not want to show signs of remorse


Recommended

by NEWSROOM AI
Read More
Eskom inquiry: Those who don't know Koko can be easily fooled - Mantshantsha

Eskom inquiry: Those who don't know Koko can be easily fooled - Mantshantsha

Deputy Editor at Financial Mail, Sikonathi Mantshantsha says Parliament is setting a wrong precedent by allowing people to lie.

Matshela Koko's testimony in focus

Matshela Koko's testimony in focus

Chris Yelland said Matshela Koko has been at Eskom for more than 20 years and has a lot to lose whether he resigns or gets fired.

[Watch] Anoj Singh, you brought Eskom to its knees! – Pravin Gordhan

[Watch] Anoj Singh, you brought Eskom to its knees! – Pravin Gordhan

“I think corruption is a bad thing...” said Singh before Gordhan interrupted him. “Bad for others‚ not for you.”

The life and times of former Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene

The life and times of former Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews former Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene.

Former Eskom interim CEO Sean Maritz under fire for signing off R400 mil payment

Former Eskom interim CEO Sean Maritz under fire for signing off R400 mil payment

‘Documents show that the fee contract was entered into by Anoj Singh & signed off by the acting CEO Sean Maritz' - Chris Yelland

Matshela Koko to testify at Eskom inquiry

Matshela Koko to testify at Eskom inquiry

In a submission to the inquiry, Koko says Eskom’s legal head Suzanne Daniels has told lies about him.

Popular articles
'Get ready for tax levy to save Eskom, because the money is simply not there'

'Get ready for tax levy to save Eskom, because the money is simply not there'

Eskom has so much debt it threatens to break South Africa. Bruce Whitfield interviews Dr Adrian Saville of Cannon Asset Managers.

Eskom paid R300 billion (and counting) for 2 deeply flawed coal-fired dinosaurs

Eskom paid R300 billion (and counting) for 2 deeply flawed coal-fired dinosaurs

Litigation will follow, says Minister Gordhan. Business Day’s Carol Paton on his inquiry into the failing Medupi and Kusile.

[LISTEN] Discovery Health defends decision to shift certain ops to day hospitals

[LISTEN] Discovery Health defends decision to shift certain ops to day hospitals

Kieno Kammies speaks to Dr Ryan Noach Deputy Chief Executive at Discovery Health and Dr K who says his patients are suffering.

Here's how to check your load shedding schedule in Cape Town

Here's how to check your load shedding schedule in Cape Town

Eskom has warned that more power cuts can be expected as maintenance continues over the next twelve months.

Eskom top manager used load-shedding to enrich friend, then quit - reports

Eskom top manager used load-shedding to enrich friend, then quit - reports

Claims that Koos Jordaan helped his friend get R10 billion contract and then resigned shortly after an investigation was launched.

Criminals targeting homes with aluminium windows, warns neighborhood watch

Criminals targeting homes with aluminium windows, warns neighborhood watch

The Panorama, Welgelegen and Plattekloof Neighbourhood Watch has identified a new house break-in trend.