Eskom disputes Madonsela's findings

Eskom's press conference is in its second day in Johannesburg, and continues to addressthe contents of a report on allegations of state capture by former public Protector Thuli Madonsela.

Eskom CEO Brian Molefe broke into tears on day one of the conference while answering questions on the report.

EWN's Gia Niccolaides reports from the parastatal's headquarters at Megawatt Park.

They completely dispute Thuli Madonsela's findings and they went through a lot of allegations in the report. They went through this controversial deal between Eskom and Tegeta and the pre-payment of more than R6 million.

Gia Niccolaides, EWN reporter

Eskom says it was not the first time they have used the pre-payment mechanism and have done so in desperate situations in the past.

Stephen Grootes spoke to Ted Blom, Energy Analyst about the Eskom's response to Madonsela's report.

When I was young I was told that liars should have a good memory.

Ted Blom, Energy Analyst

This corruption on the coal side goes back to prior 2008.

Ted Blom, Energy Analyst

Listen to more details of the Eskom saga below:

Read More
Molefe makes light of evidence of Gupta visits ('There's a shebeen there…')

Molefe makes light of evidence of Gupta visits ('There's a shebeen there…')

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews EWN's Gia Nicolaides about the Eskom CEO’s response to the state capture report.

Gupta, Eskom dealings uncovered

Gupta, Eskom dealings uncovered

Public Protector's report states that Eskom might have repeatedly broken the law to accommodate the Gupta family-owned businesses.

Molefe slams Madonsela for not allowing him to explain state capture allegations

Molefe slams Madonsela for not allowing him to explain state capture allegations

Public Protector's report reveals that Eskom made certain deals with the Guptas to benefit the family's companies.

Guptas eager to present their version on state capture allegations

Guptas eager to present their version on state capture allegations

Lawyer for Gupta family, Gert Van De Merwe, says report does not include Guptas' version, and this will be submitted to Inquiry.

Brian Molefe addressing state capture report's Glencore and Tegeta claims

Brian Molefe addressing state capture report's Glencore and Tegeta claims

Eskom CEO is elaborating on details of what happened between May and August last year at the interim results meeting.

355 pages of State Capture? Ain't nobody got time for that! Let’s unpack…

355 pages of State Capture? Ain't nobody got time for that! Let’s unpack…

"The key takeout is that Jacob Zuma failed to act. He therefore may have broken the Prevention of Corruption Act..."

Popular articles
Home Affairs to follow up on special dispensation permit for Zimbabweans in SA

Home Affairs to follow up on special dispensation permit for Zimbabweans in SA

Home Affairs Minister Hlengiwe Mkhize says her department will respond to all Zimbabweans under special dispensation.

So what exactly is radical economic transformation?

So what exactly is radical economic transformation?

Wits associate professor of economics Christopher Malikane speaks to Azania Mosaka about the term that is being bandied about.

Meet self-made millionaire (net worth – R400m!) property mogul Sisa Ngebulana

Meet self-made millionaire (net worth – R400m!) property mogul Sisa Ngebulana

How did Ngebulana build his empire? The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed him for his weekly “ShapeShifter” feature.

It's not the end of the road... Top tips to improve your matric

It's not the end of the road... Top tips to improve your matric

"Recognise that it’s not the end, it’s the beginning." Expert advise for school-leavers who want to improve their results.

'The university degree is dead'

'The university degree is dead'

Flux Trends founder Dion Chang gives five reasons why he believes getting a degree is past its sell by date.

5 advantages of leasing instead of owning a car (lower monthly payments!)

5 advantages of leasing instead of owning a car (lower monthly payments!)

Want (or need) a new car? Dale Scorer (a wealth manager at AlphaWealth) reckons you should consider leasing.

3 easy questions could bag you R2000!

3 easy questions could bag you R2000!

WIN R2000! But only if you can prove you're a whiz of the MTN Biz Quiz by answering the following three questions...

Blesserfinder: Matching you with a sugar daddy near you

Blesserfinder: Matching you with a sugar daddy near you

Is social trend Blesserfinder, where girls are allegedly matching up with rich 'benefactors' in exchange for sex, a real thing?