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Eskom secures R15 billion loan facility

A consortium of local and international banks has granted Eskom a R15 billion loan facility. The government guaranteed facility will form part of the financing of Eskom’s current capital expenditure programme. The power utility’s Group Chief...
Eskom’s group executive of generation Thava Govender,

Another Eskom executive resigns

Thava Govender has resigned as Group Executive of Generation for Eskom. Govender, who is set to leave the utility at the end of October, is also Acting Group Executive of Risk and Sustainability. Govender has worked for Eskom for 27 years and...
Johnny Dladla Eskom Rotek Industries CEO

Dladla resigns as CEO of Eskom Rotek

Johnny Dladla has resigned as Chief Executive Officer of Eskom Rotek Industries. Dladla is set to leave Eskom’s subsidiary at the end of October to pursue private business interests. “His successor will be announced in due course,” said the power...

China and SA sign billion dollar agreements

China has committed to invest $14.7 billion in South African as the two countries seek to deepen trade and bilateral relations. According to President Cyril Ramaphosa Chinese president Xi Jinping indicated that China is ready to invest and work...

McKinsey to repay Eskom’s R1 billion

Power utility Eskom has finalised a settlement agreement that will see McKinsey pay back the R1 billion paid to it by the utility under the Turnaround Programme. Eskom board Chairman Jabu Mabuza, says this is a significant milestone for the Board...

Meet Eskom’s new COO: Jan Oberholzer

Eskom has announced the appointment of Jan Oberholzer as its new Chief Operating Officer. Oberholzer’s appointment comes after the utility’s newly appointed board decided that the size, functional diversity and complexity of Eskom as it stands...