Eskom’s suspended head of legal’s testimony at the Eskom Inquiry shed more light on the Gupta influence at the SOE, and Lynne Brown’s role in the matter.
Parliament’s inquiry into affairs at Eskom on Tuesday heard how ex-CFO Anoj Singh delivered government deals to Trillian Capital Partners on a platter.
The inquiry into allegation of state capture at power utility Eskom enters its second day.
The inquiry into alleged state capture at power utility Eskom will commence on Tuesday.
The report Eskom submitted to Minister Lynne Brown confirms that it ignored warnings about continuing its relationship with McKinsey and Trillian.
The impact of state capture on the public enterprises department and other state-owned entities will now be included in the Eskom inquiry.
John Steenhuisen said Brian Molefe had been proven a dishonourable man, no matter what kind of spin Eskom and Lynne Brown had tried to put on it.
Shadow Minister for Public Enterprises Natasha Mazzone said the situation at power utility Eskom had gone from the sublime, to the ridiculous.
Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has insisted Eskom toe the line by not handling its “corporate issues” in a way that undermines government policy.
The Congress of South African Trade Unions said the level of the criticism towards protesting coal truck drivers was not justified, adding that the trade union movement was completely behind their cause.