Sabotage to Blame for South Africa's Power Cut Crisis?
Senior sources within crime intelligence have confirmed to News24 that the police's crime intelligence unit is investigating whether the latest series of power outages around the country are deliberate and the work of aggrieved Eskom workers. This comes after Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan and Eskom board chair Jabu Mabuza held a press conference to brief the public on state of the power crisis.
Eskom, South Africa's biggest power utility, has had crisis after crisis exposed over the years. They are R440 billion in debt (and counting) and are once again asking for ... Read more »
At the State of the Nation Address on February 7, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced that Eskom would be unbundled into "three separate entities - generation, transmission and ... Read more »
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