[WATCH] Minister Brown, Brian Molefe face grilling in Parliament

A Parliamentary oversight committee is asking Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown and the Eskom board about the reinstatement of Brian Molefe as chief executive officer of the power utility.

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