The board of state-owned power utility Eskom has denied reports that suspended chief executive officer Matshela Koko has been reinstated.
The DA has denounced reinstated Eskom CEO Matshela Koko’s disciplinary hearing as a sham and said it would be pursuing legal action against him.
Matshela Koko has threatened to spill the beans on all the corrupt dealings that happened at power utility Eskom that he knows of.
Minister of Police Fikile Mbalula is being urged to ensure that key witnesses in the Matsela Koko disciplinary hearing are protected.
ANC MP Makhosi Khoza refuses to attend the disciplinary hearing scheduled against her, saying that she will not be subject to an illegitimate body.
The ANC has lost the no confidence motion it brought against Western Cape premier Helen Zille, with WC leader Khaya Magaxa absent from the debate.
The Democratic Alliance has appointed a “strong, experienced legal team” to lead the disciplinary hearing of former leader Helen Zille, for her controversial comments on colonialism made on social media.
“We apologise for embarrassing the Canadian city, authorities and the country as a whole with this international incident.”
Ivan Pillay, the Deputy Commissioner, and Peter Richer, the Strategic Planning Head, had been suspended for their alleged involvement in a “rogue” investigative unit run by Sars, which allegedly conducted illegal activities including spying on politicians, drug lords and hit men.
A second walk out by opposition MPs in the disciplinary hearing of 20 Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) MPs was narrowly avoided on Wednesday after ANC MPs agreed to call more witnesses to testify at the hearing. The first walk out was by those EFF MPs charged with misconduct and obstruction of Parliament’s proceedings on the…