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Weekend cold front may lead to increased demand for electricity and power cuts, says Eskom: While load-shedding has been suspended, Eskom has warned the cold front expected at the weekend may result in increased demand for electricity, adding to capacity…

Municipalities owe Eskom R49.1bn, crippling the power utility’s financial position

Eskom has implemented Stage 2 blackouts this afternoon until midnight. It says there have been breakdowns of a generation unit at three power stations in the last 24 hours. There have also been delays in returning units to service. #DStv403  #eNCA 

Deputy President David Mabuza says privatising Eskom is not the solution. He was answering questions in the NCOP. Mabuza says he believes the struggling power utility can still be revived. #DStv403  #eNCA 

Eskom about to switch me off fam A few months ago one of YOUR faves on Black Twitter said I'm mediocre & don't don't my shit Took the critique & kept being myself while he breaks down every one in his way It feels good today being Soul without a Birkin & exponential gains

I agree that privatizing Eskom isn’t necessary. But where the hell are these tools 😂

Opposition pulls plug on DA’s R26bn proposal for private power in Tshwane: DA’s attempt to move away from Eskom’s power outages put on hold after parties accuse mayor of flouting municipal legislation

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Then President Thabo Mbeki apologised to South Africa for loadshedding right before he was voted out as ANC President in December 2007. "Eskom was right and government was wrong," Mbeki said, after indicating that govt had been warned that it needed to invest more in electricity.

JUST IN | ANC considering second state-owned power utility to compete with Eskom 'monopoly' - Ramaphosa

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A Wits School of Governance event featuring Public Enterprises Minister, Pravin Gordhan ended in mayhem. After he'd finished speaking, students challenged him on Eskom's rolling blackouts and other state-owned entities. #DStv403 

Then PP Madonsela proposed a limited 6 month investigation into fmr Pres Zuma and his relationship with the Guptas - as well as alleged State Capture at Eskom. But Zuma massively widened the scope of the inquiry, enabling it to investigate any corruption. He put the ANC on trial.

Instead of putting on a suit and tie and holding investment conferences, put on overalls and fix the basics. You guessed it. I’m without electricity for the umpteenth time this year. Fix the roads. Fix the hospitals. Fix the schools. Fix Eskom. Fix crime. Then ask for investment.

Eskom warns the country could soon face Stage 8 blackouts. That is after the environment department rejected Eskom's application to allow it to pollute more than is legally allowed. #SouthAfricanMorning  #DStv403 

WATCH | Eskom warns SA could face Stage 8 blackouts

Eskom has cancelled a R100-million tender awarded to a company owned by Nomvula Mabuza, the niece of Eskom’s former chairperson, Jabu Mabuza, after investigations flagged irregularities in the process leading to it being awarded.

Eskom COO Jan Oberholzer negotiated a contract with a construction firm in which he held shares & asked a subordinate to find a job for his brother-in-law without disclosing that he was a relative, according to probes commissioned by the company. | @Fin24 

[BREAKING NEWS] Former #Eskom  senior managers have been arrested for fraud and corruption amounting to R745-million.

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