Opinion: People behind Molefe show us the middle finger

Political parties and several civil society organisations have slammed the Eskom board's decision to reinstate Brian Molefe as the chief executive officer of the power utility.

Molefe is expected to report for duty on Monday morning.

Also read: Cope vows to psychically bar Molefe from entering Eskom HQ doors

Xolani Gwala says Molefe's reinstatement is not about good governance.

It's is incredible how the people who are behind this plan are showing all the middle finger.

Xolani Gwala, 702 Breakfast host

Think about the poor MP in the North West province who was kicked out of his job in Parliament for Brian Molefe to go there and be on standby for finance minister, and that didn't happen because the SACP and ANC opposed President Zuma's plan.

Xolani Gwala, 702 Breakfast host

It shows how people don't care... it's a sad state of affairs.

Xolani Gwala, 702 Breakfast host

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