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Former Eskom board chair Jabu Mabuza passes away

16 June 2021 8:55 PM
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Jabu Mabuza is survived by his wife, Siviwe and three children.

CAPE TOWN - Former Eskom board chair and businessman Jabu Mabuza has passed away of COVID-19 complications.

Mabuza had a long career in business, starting as a taxi owner in the 1980s. In recent years he served as Eskom Acting CEO and Chairperson, group CEO of Tsogo Sun and chair of the Telkom board.

The news of his passing was announced on Wednesday evening.

In a statement, his loved ones described him as a pillar of strength and a servant to his country who fought gallantly for political and economic freedom for all South Africans.

He is survived by his wife, Siviwe and three children.

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This article first appeared on EWN : Former Eskom board chair Jabu Mabuza passes away




16 June 2021 8:55 PM
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Jabu Mabuza

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