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Ngubane refutes Ramatlhodi’s damning allegations

JOHANNESBURG, May 19 – Eskom Chairman Ben Ngubane on Friday refuted allegations of attempts of “undue influence” on former Mineral Resources Minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi. “The barefaced lies by former Mineral Resources minister could only be sustained by unsuspecting or decidedly biased minds,” said Ngubane in response to widespread reports that he and Eskom chief executive […]

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National Treasury tells MPs that PWC report alleges Eskom-Tegeta contract was hastily and poorly drafted

PARLIAMENT – PricewaterhouseCoopers found that Eskom’s coal contract with Tegeta was hastily and poorly drafted and quality requirements were treated in a cursory manner, National Treasury told MPs on Tuesday. Solly Tshitangano, a deputy director general and acting chief procurement officer, said the auditing firm also found that safety and environmental checks were only performed […]