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Zuma’s full speechState of the Nation Address by President Jacob G Zuma on the occasion of the Jo
Zuma’s full speech
iol.co.za / Posted 3 hours ago
State of the Nation Address by President Jacob G Zuma on the occasion of the Joint Sitting of Parliament. Cape Town, 11 February 2016 The Speaker of the National Assembly, The Chairperson of the National Council of Provinces; Deputy Speaker of... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Eskom is beyond the tipping point. What's next?Recent reports suggest that Treasury is seriously considering a sale of 49 perc
Eskom is beyond the tipping point. What's next?
Daily Maverick / Posted 6 hours ago
Recent reports suggest that Treasury is seriously considering a sale of 49 percent of Eskom although Eskom’s management - the bulk of the ANC and Cosatu - are strongly opposed to the idea. But here’s a thought: The tipping point for Eskom’s... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Gupta ties are Zuma's undoingBeset on many sides and with the end of his second and last presidential term m
Gupta ties are Zuma's undoing
Mail & Guardian / Posted 7 hours ago
Beset on many sides and with the end of his second and last presidential term mercifully in sight, Jacob Zuma is looking increasingly isolated and exposed. And the weakening of his iron grip over his party is bad news for the Gupta family. Whatever... Read more
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Daily Maverick
State of the Nation Address 2016We are proud of our democracy and what we have achieved in a short space of tim
State of the Nation Address 2016
Daily Maverick / Posted 8 hours ago
We are proud of our democracy and what we have achieved in a short space of time. Our democracy is functional, solid and stable. The Constitution, which has its foundation in the Freedom Charter, proclaims that South Africa belongs to all who live... Read more
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#SONA2016: Zuma's full speechState of the Nation Address by President Jacob G Zuma on the occasion of the Jo
#SONA2016: Zuma's full speech
iol.co.za / Posted 9 hours ago
State of the Nation Address by President Jacob G Zuma on the occasion of the Joint Sitting of Parliament. Cape Town, 11 February 2016 The Speaker of the National Assembly, The Chairperson of the National Council of Provinces; Deputy Speaker of... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Jacob Zuma's full State of the Nation addressThe Speaker of the National Assembly, The Chairperson of the National Council
Jacob Zuma's full State of the Nation address
Mail & Guardian / Posted 9 hours ago
The Speaker of the National Assembly, The Chairperson of the National Council of Provinces; Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly and Deputy Chairperson of the NCOP, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, Former President Thabo Mbeki, Chief Justice... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Full speech: State of the Nation Address 2016Parliament in Cape Town. (Jerusha Sukhdeo-Raath, News24) Good evening, sanibon
Full speech: State of the Nation Address 2016
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 hours ago
Parliament in Cape Town. (Jerusha Sukhdeo-Raath, News24) Good evening, sanibonani, molweni, dumelang, goeie naand, lotshani, riperile, ndimadekwana, Thank you for the opportunity to address Parliament and the nation. Today marks the 26th... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
8.3 million jobless South Africans let down by Zuma again‚ says DAZuma needed to announce fresh‚ bold and innovative new interventions and plans
8.3 million jobless South Africans let down by Zuma again‚ says DA
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 9 hours ago
Zuma needed to announce fresh‚ bold and innovative new interventions and plans of action to create jobs for the 8.3 million jobless South Africans trapped in the hopelessness and poverty of unemployment‚ Maimane added. “Yet he announced no new plan... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Local governments hope Zuma will tackle R100 billion debt during #SONA2016In the much-anticipated State of the Nation address due later on Thursday‚ Salg
Local governments hope Zuma will tackle R100 billion debt during #SONA2016
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 13 hours ago
In the much-anticipated State of the Nation address due later on Thursday‚ Salga wants the president to also give a comprehensive report on the progress made through the Back to Basics programme for Local Government. During a high-level summit held... Read more
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iol.co.za
SA needs a stable currencyJohannesburg - The South African economy has been faced with many uncertainties
SA needs a stable currency
iol.co.za / Posted 15 hours ago
Johannesburg - The South African economy has been faced with many uncertainties when it comes to the rand tumbling against all other major currencies. The plummeting rand has severely hit the resources and manufacturing industry as well as the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Israel Is Why a Popular Academic Is Pulling Out of This Year's Water SummitAs South Africa's drought intensifies, the Mail and Guardian in conjunction wit
Israel Is Why a Popular Academic Is Pulling Out of This Year's Water Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
As South Africa's drought intensifies, the Mail and Guardian in conjunction with the South African Department of Water and Sanitation has organised Water Summit 2016 to focus on issues of water management for poverty alleviation. Director of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SONA 2016 - Evaluating Zuma's Nine-Point Plan, One Year LaterWill there be a repeat of the incidents like this one at 2015's State of the Na
SONA 2016 - Evaluating Zuma's Nine-Point Plan, One Year Later
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Will there be a repeat of the incidents like this one at 2015's State of the Nation address by President Jacob Zuma? Police and army have assured that security will be tight, in measures some have described as "paranoid". During the 2015 State of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kannaland Municipality Needs R12.7 Million to Avoid Eskom CutoffThe Kannaland Municipality is urgently looking for R12.7 million to avoid getti
Kannaland Municipality Needs R12.7 Million to Avoid Eskom Cutoff
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
The Kannaland Municipality is urgently looking for R12.7 million to avoid getting cut off by Eskom later in February. If it does not get the money, residents and businesses in the towns of Ladismith, Calitzdorp, Van Wyksdorp and Zoar, in the Western... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Report: Damaging SABS directive is seen as a commercially-driven racketThe broad-based response from industry leaders is that this unprecedented actio
Report: Damaging SABS directive is seen as a commercially-driven racket
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
The broad-based response from industry leaders is that this unprecedented action by SABS damages the economy at a critical time and undermines the competitiveness of South African manufacturers. It introduces unfair barriers to international trade... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Kannaland Municipality needs R12.7m to avoid Eskom cutoff2016-02-10 21:13 (Duncan Alfreds, News24) Cape Town - The Kannaland Municipal
Kannaland Municipality needs R12.7m to avoid Eskom cutoff
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
2016-02-10 21:13 (Duncan Alfreds, News24) Cape Town - The Kannaland Municipality is urgently looking for R12.7m to avoid getting cut off by Eskom later in February. If it does not get the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Kannaland Municipality needs R12.7m to avoid Eskom cutoffIf it does not get the money, residents and businesses in the towns of Ladismit
Kannaland Municipality needs R12.7m to avoid Eskom cutoff
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
If it does not get the money, residents and businesses in the towns of Ladismith, Calitzdorp, Van Wyksdorp and Zoar, in the Western Cape's fruit belt, will we powerless from 26 February, the provincial legislature was told on Wednesday. Ladismith is... Read more
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iafrica.com
Guptas are the victims - MKVMAThe Umkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans Association (MKMVA) has defended the inf
Guptas are the victims - MKVMA
iafrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Umkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans Association (MKMVA) has defended the influential Gupta family. "We call on our people to seek facts, be vigilant and reject falsehoods that are peddled to benefit the rabid, revolutionary-sounding... Read more
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iol.co.za
#SONA2016: No good story - Vavi#SONA2016 | Johannesburg - Zwelinzima Vavi says President Jacob Zuma doesn't ha
#SONA2016: No good story - Vavi
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
#SONA2016 | Johannesburg - Zwelinzima Vavi says President Jacob Zuma doesn't have a good story to tell as the country is facing its darkest times yet under his leadership. The former Cosatu General Secretary has published his version of what the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Discussions About Economic Revival Are Incomplete Without Labour RepresentationThe ongoing, necessary and overdue discussions between government and big busin
Discussions About Economic Revival Are Incomplete Without Labour Representation
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The ongoing, necessary and overdue discussions between government and big business to generate ideas to save and kick-start the economy are incomplete without labour being represented in them. Our concern about the exclusion of labour in these talks... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cosatu Special CEC StatementThe Congress of South African Trade Unions convened a one day Special Central E
Cosatu Special CEC Statement
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Congress of South African Trade Unions convened a one day Special Central Executive Committee meeting yesterday, to discuss the Taxation Law Amendment Act. The meeting also reflected on the Border Management Agency and a briefing on the recent... Read more
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iafrica.com
25 reasons why Guptas must go - EFFThe Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) have issued 25 reasons why the Gupta family
25 reasons why Guptas must go - EFF
iafrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) have issued 25 reasons why the Gupta family must go. The party issued a series of reasons, with the top three being posted to Instagram. Number one on the list was the nuclear deal. "The Guptas are influencing... Read more
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iol.co.za
EFF has 25 reasons Guptas must goCape Town – The Economic Freedom Fighters on Wednesday reiterated that the Gupt
EFF has 25 reasons Guptas must go
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
Cape Town – The Economic Freedom Fighters on Wednesday reiterated that the Gupta family “must leave the country” and listed 25 reasons for their call. This comes despite the Gupta family scoring a major victory over Julius Malema and the EFF on... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
‘25 reasons why #Guptasmustgo’ – the full listThe Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) on Wednesday released the full list of the
‘25 reasons why #Guptasmustgo’ – the full list
Daily Dispatch / Posted yesterday
The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) on Wednesday released the full list of the “25 reasons why the Guptas must leave or be made to leave the country immediately #Guptasmustgo”. The party had launched the campaign on Tuesday night‚ hours after it and... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
EFF has 25 reasons why #GUPTASMUSTGOOn Tuesday night‚ the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) had published three of th
EFF has 25 reasons why #GUPTASMUSTGO
Daily Dispatch / Posted yesterday
On Tuesday night‚ the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) had published three of the 25 reasons why it believes the Gupta family should pack their bags. Hours after party and its leader‚ Julius Malema‚ were indicted by the North Gauteng High Court from... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
EFF has 25 reasons why #GUPTASMUSTGOHours after party and its leader‚ Julius Malema‚ were indicted by the North Gau
EFF has 25 reasons why #GUPTASMUSTGO
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
Hours after party and its leader‚ Julius Malema‚ were indicted by the North Gauteng High Court from inciting acts of violence against the Gupta family‚ Oakbay Investments‚ The New Age‚ ANN7 and other of the family's subsidiary company’s shareholders‚... Read more
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iol.co.za
Madibeng muni to settle R22m Eskom debtBrits -The Madibeng local municipality in North West will be able to settle its
Madibeng muni to settle R22m Eskom debt
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
Brits -The Madibeng local municipality in North West will be able to settle its debt to Eskom amounting to over R22 million, the municipality said on Tuesday. “The municipality acknowledges the debt to Eskom and has committed to settle this balance... Read more
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Daily Maverick
What the SONA ought to be sayingI have read the recent report from the World Bank, which says, “South Africa’s
What the SONA ought to be saying
Daily Maverick / Posted 2 days ago
I have read the recent report from the World Bank, which says, “South Africa’s economy is at risk of falling into recession”. The Bank has cut the country’s growth forecast for this year to a pathetic 0.8%, which sadly is in line with the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Rescue teams 12m away from trapped minersHanti Schrader, News24 Correspondent Baberton - With rescue teams only 12 metr
Rescue teams 12m away from trapped miners
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
Hanti Schrader, News24 Correspondent Baberton - With rescue teams only 12 metres away from where the Lily Mine workers in Mpumalanga are trapped, it's now only a matter of drilling through rocks to reach the three. The mine's operations director,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rescue Teams 12m Away From Trapped MinersBy Hanti Schrader, News24 Correspondent With rescue teams only 12 metres away
Rescue Teams 12m Away From Trapped Miners
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
By Hanti Schrader, News24 Correspondent With rescue teams only 12 metres away from where the Lily Mine workers in Mpumalanga are trapped, it's now only a matter of drilling through rocks to reach the three. The mine's operations director, Mike... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Rescuers closing in on trapped Goldfields minersThe mine's operations director, Mike Begg, said all efforts on Tuesday would be
Rescuers closing in on trapped Goldfields miners
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
The mine's operations director, Mike Begg, said all efforts on Tuesday would be aimed at breaking through to the lamp room. "We were very lucky last night when we’ve started seeing indications that we’re getting close to this lamp room. We’ve... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'There Will Be No Electricity Cuts in FS' – CogtaBy Jeanette Chabalala, News24 The Department of Cooperative Governance and Tra
'There Will Be No Electricity Cuts in FS' – Cogta
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
By Jeanette Chabalala, News24 The Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) in the Free State is confident there will be no electricity cuts in the province, despite municipalities owing Eskom R842 million. This after... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
There will be no electricity cuts in Free State, says CogtaBloemfontein – The Department of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affair
There will be no electricity cuts in Free State, says Cogta
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
Bloemfontein – The Department of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) in the Free State is confident there will be no electricity cuts in the province, despite municipalities owing Eskom R842 million. This after Eskom said if Free... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘We grilled Guptas on Glencore deal’Johannesburg - Be transparent with us: Are you involved in any corruption? Thi
‘We grilled Guptas on Glencore deal’
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
Johannesburg - Be transparent with us: Are you involved in any corruption? This was one of the questions posed to the politically connected Gupta family by the Umkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans Association (MKMVA) at a meeting in Sandton... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘Save the Saldanha steel plant’Cape Town - The DA in the Western Cape Legislature has called on the national g
‘Save the Saldanha steel plant’
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
Cape Town - The DA in the Western Cape Legislature has called on the national government to help save the Saldanha steel plant by offering ArcelorMittal SA an electricity rebate through winter to avoid closure. Last week, ArcelorMittal SA placed its... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Guptas are victims of a conspiracy of lies, say MK veteransIf more people acted the way the Gupta family do South Africa would be a better
Guptas are victims of a conspiracy of lies, say MK veterans
Mail & Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
If more people acted the way the Gupta family do South Africa would be a better place, the Umkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans Association (MKMVA) said on Monday, while decrying what it called a conspiracy by the media and opposition parties to... Read more
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Daily Maverick
NERSA hearings: Thousands oppose Eskom’s price increasesJoanne Taylor is an assistant editor at EE Publishers, a publishing company wit
NERSA hearings: Thousands oppose Eskom’s price increases
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 days ago
Joanne Taylor is an assistant editor at EE Publishers, a publishing company with expertise in the energy sector. This story was first published by EE Publishers. Despite the cancellation by the National Electricity Regulator of South Africa (NERSA)... Read more
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iol.co.za
Madibeng faces power cut over R22m debtBrits - Eskom has issued a notice to interrupt bulk electricity supply to the M
Madibeng faces power cut over R22m debt
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Brits - Eskom has issued a notice to interrupt bulk electricity supply to the Madibeng local municipality in the North West, with the municipality reportedly owing the power utility more than R22 million in unpaid bills. “Local municipality of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Mosebenzi Zwane - Investing in African Mining IndabaYour Excellencies, Ministers and Deputy Ministers present Sanibonani, molweni,
Minister Mosebenzi Zwane - Investing in African Mining Indaba
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Your Excellencies, Ministers and Deputy Ministers present Sanibonani, molweni, dumelang, avuxeni, lotjhani, thobela, ndaa, goeie more, good morning - on behalf of the people of the South Africa, I hereby extend a warm South African welcome to all of... Read more
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iol.co.za
Sibanye ponders international dealsWestonaria - Sibanye Gold is considering using its dollar holdings to buy bulli
Sibanye ponders international deals
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Westonaria - Sibanye Gold is considering using its dollar holdings to buy bullion mines abroad as a weaker rand raises the cost of domestic acquisitions, the company's CE Neal Froneman said on Friday. The rand has fallen nearly 27 percent against... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EFF Response to the Gupta Letter Demanding Withdrawal of Statements Against ThemDear Moegsien Your letter dated 6 February 2016 refers. The EFF has reached a
EFF Response to the Gupta Letter Demanding Withdrawal of Statements Against Them
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Dear Moegsien Your letter dated 6 February 2016 refers. The EFF has reached a conclusion that The New Age (TNA) and ANN7 do not constitute part of "free media" but instead they are criminal enterprises that are used by Gupta family and Zuma to... Read more
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iafrica.com
EFF hits back at Gupta mediaAn EFF beret. Credit: www.effighters.org.za The EFF has hit back at The New Ag
EFF hits back at Gupta media
iafrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
An EFF beret. Credit: www.effighters.org.za The EFF has hit back at The New Age (TNA) editor Moegsien Williams and Gupta-owned media houses. Party leader Julius Malema slammed the Gupta family in a press briefing last week, saying the influential... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Gupta factor must be facedRecent political events have found expression in relation to the Gupta family's
Gupta factor must be faced
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
Recent political events have found expression in relation to the Gupta family's businesses. The EFF has declared war on the Guptas and I am afraid they will be used in the EFF's fight against the president and the ANC in the local government... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
EFF refuses to meet Gupta-owned media’s demands“The EFF has reached a conclusion that The New Age (TNA) and ANN7 do not consti
EFF refuses to meet Gupta-owned media’s demands
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
“The EFF has reached a conclusion that The New Age (TNA) and ANN7 do not constitute part of ‘free media’ but instead they are criminal enterprises that are used by Gupta family and (President Jacob) Zuma to engage in money-laundering and... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
EFF calls ANN7, New Age 'criminal enterprises' engaged in 'money laundering' for Zuma, GuptasDear Moegsien Your letter dated 6 February 2016 refers. The EFF has reached a
EFF calls ANN7, New Age 'criminal enterprises' engaged in 'money laundering' for Zuma, Guptas
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
Dear Moegsien Your letter dated 6 February 2016 refers. The EFF has reached a conclusion that The New Age (TNA) and ANN7 do not constitute part of “free media” but instead they are criminal enterprises that are used by Gupta family and Zuma to... Read more
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iol.co.za
Power hike: Eskom awaits results of hearingJohannesburg - Power utility Eskom will know in a matter of weeks whether its a
Power hike: Eskom awaits results of hearing
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Johannesburg - Power utility Eskom will know in a matter of weeks whether its attempt to recover R22.8 billion for cost recovery and revenue adjustments is successful. The National Energy Regulator of South Africa’s (Nersa) hearings on Eskom’s... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Businesses reject Eskom's proposed tariff hike Nersa is expected to make a decision on the proposed price hike at the end of
Businesses reject Eskom's proposed tariff hike
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
Nersa is expected to make a decision on the proposed price hike at the end of the month. Eskom's head office in Sunninghill, Johannesburg. Picture: Reinart Toerien/EWN eskom,Eskom... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Eskom making strides with capital expansion programmeThe electricity provider said on Sunday that maintenance of its power generatin
Eskom making strides with capital expansion programme
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 4 days ago
The electricity provider said on Sunday that maintenance of its power generating plants was progressing well and that it was making strides with its capital expansion programme. “We remain focused on delivering on our capital expansion programme on... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Eskom’s Hendrina Station to be fully operational by tomorrow Three transformers tripped and another caught alight after the station was af
Eskom’s Hendrina Station to be fully operational by tomorrow
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
Three transformers tripped and another caught alight after the station was affected by lightning. FILE: Eskom’s Hendrina Power Station. Picture: eskom.co.za eskom,Mpumalanga,Hendrina... Read more
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iol.co.za
'SA paying for Eskom mismanagement'Johannesburg - Ma'Dlamini is a tenant in a building in the Joburg city centre.
'SA paying for Eskom mismanagement'
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
Johannesburg - Ma'Dlamini is a tenant in a building in the Joburg city centre. The single mother of two works as a bank teller. She paid about R148 amonth for electricity in 2008, and should the National Energy Regulator (Nersa) approve Eskom’s... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Nersa expected to announce decision on Eskom tariff hike application The power utility is asking for a 16.6 percent tariff hike, saying it needs t
Nersa expected to announce decision on Eskom tariff hike application
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
The power utility is asking for a 16.6 percent tariff hike, saying it needs to recover R22.8 billion. Power lines leaving Eskom’s Duvha power station, 15km east of Witbank.... Read more
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