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South Africa’s ANC wants reversal Eskom CEO decision

South Africa's ruling African National Congress wants the public enterprises minister to reverse her decision to re-appoint Eskom chief executive Brian Molefe five months after he was implicated in a report into corruption allegations, two…

Eskom prevented from paying former CEO farewell package

South Africa's public enterprises minister has blocked power utility Eskom from giving its former chief executive a 30 million rand ($2.3 million) pension payout, the government said on Sunday. Brian Molefe, who is largely credited with…

South Africa’s $72 billion nuclear project to move in June

South Africa's tender for the estimated 1 trillion-rand ($72 billion) expansion of its nuclear power plants will begin in June when state utility Eskom requests proposals from companies bidding for the project, City Press newspaper reported…

South Africa’s Eskom signs power export deal with Botswana

South Africa's state-owned power utility Eskom on Wednesday said it had signed a new three-year deal to export electricity to Botswana. Eskom, the sole power provider in South Africa, has struggled to meet power demand in the country in the…