'The Eskom Inquiry Reference Book' launched to aid with state capture inquiry

Professor Anton Eberhard co-authored ‘The Eskom Inquiry Reference Book' with Catrina Godinho.

Eberhard says the book is meant to help the upcoming Parliamentary inquiry into so-called State capture at the power utility.

What we've tried to do with this booklet is layout all the issues, explain the way in which governance at Eskom is being repurposed explains Eberhard.

Also read: EWN EXCLUSIVE: Internal report slams Eskom board's inaction over 'tainted' execs

We tried to layout the framework and timelines.

Anton Eberhard, Professor at UCT Graduate School of Business

Listen to the audio below to hear more from Prof. Anton Eberhard:


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