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News 24 South Africa
DA takes state capture fight to public and private sectorMcKinsey, which "appears to have paved the way for Gupta-linked firm Trillian t
News 24 South Africa / Posted 20 hours ago
McKinsey, which "appears to have paved the way for Gupta-linked firm Trillian to make hundreds of millions of rands from Eskom as it sub-contracted 30% of its Eskom work to Trillian under the guise of 'supplier development'". According to... Read more
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Eye Witness News
DA's Maimane to ask UK fraud investigators to probe McKinseysays that the firm appears to have paved the way for the controversial Gupta-li
Eye Witness News / Posted 21 hours ago
says that the firm appears to have paved the way for the controversial Gupta-linked company Trillian to make money off Eskom because of a sub-contractor deal. FILE: DA leader Mmusi Maimane Picture: Christa Eybers/EWN. Maimane says that the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Those Involved in State Capture Will Be Held to Account, Whether in Private Sector or Governmentfirm, McKinsey, appears to have paved the way for Gupta-linked firm Trillian to
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
firm, McKinsey, appears to have paved the way for Gupta-linked firm Trillian to make hundreds of millions of rands from Eskom as it sub-contracted 30% of its Eskom work to the Trillian under the guise of 'supplier development". Earlier this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Eskom Should Submit Supplementary Affidavits to Existing DA Charges Against ExecsThe DA notes reports that Eskom is currently considering taking legal action ag
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The DA notes reports that Eskom is currently considering taking legal action against "at least three senior managers and two senior executives with misconduct for their alleged involvement in the [McKinsey] scandal". Although this is a welcome sign... Read more
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Swissinfo
KPMG Under Fire in South Africa for Work Done for Gupta FamilyGigaba said. Mckinsey & Co. has said it’s carrying out an internal probe into
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
Gigaba said. Mckinsey & Co. has said it’s carrying out an internal probe into work done for state power utility Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd. after it was alleged that the U.S. firm helped secure work for Trillian Capital Partners Ltd., linked... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
'Guptas used mine rehab funds to pay back loans'Capture report.” She said an issue in the report was the funding of the acquis
Daily Dispatch / Posted yesterday
Capture report.” She said an issue in the report was the funding of the acquisition‚ which included an advance payment by Eskom for coal amounting to nearly R600-million. Fick said that money covered the shortfall the Guptas had been unable to... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
'Guptas used mine rehab funds to pay back loans'Capture report.” She said an issue in the report was the funding of the acquis
Daily Dispatch / Posted yesterday
Capture report.” She said an issue in the report was the funding of the acquisition‚ which included an advance payment by Eskom for coal amounting to nearly R600-million. Fick said that money covered the shortfall the Guptas had been unable to... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Eskom bosses 'charged with misconduct' - reportBy: Stephan Hofstatter And Sikonathi Mantshantsha A bloodbath looms at Eskom a
Daily Dispatch / Posted yesterday
By: Stephan Hofstatter And Sikonathi Mantshantsha A bloodbath looms at Eskom as new evidence emerges of possible criminal wrongdoing in the power utility’s R1.6bn deal with McKinsey and Gupta-linked Trillian. Eskom was allowed to increase the price... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Electricity Theft - Kliptown 'Hero' Brings Light to Forgotten Communitycommunity - is a hero. For nearly a decade, the 24-year-old school drop-out, ha
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
community - is a hero. For nearly a decade, the 24-year-old school drop-out, has shimmied up and down electricity poles of Eskom and Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) providing shack dwellers with power where Eskom has failed to do so.... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Brown instructs Eskom to start taking legal steps over Trillian report The power utility handed over a report to Lynne Brown earlier this month, as
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
The power utility handed over a report to Lynne Brown earlier this month, as well as additional information which she requested about its dealings with the company. FILE:... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Samwu to Participate in the National Strikeor fired for participating in the strike action. South Africans in rural munic
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
or fired for participating in the strike action. South Africans in rural municipalities are anxious daily as threats by Eskom to interrupt electricity supply are continually made. We believe that the money which has been looted through corrupt... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
National Strike About Pushing Back Against Kleptocracy, Neopatrimonialismfamily. Members of the predatory elite have infiltrated government, state insti
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
family. Members of the predatory elite have infiltrated government, state institutions, and state owned enterprises like Eskom, Transnet, and Denel, private businesses, security agencies, family networks and the governing party. They have taken... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dlamini-Zuma 'Knows Nothing' of Cabinet Reshufflewho resigned, and Wolmarans replaces the controversial Brian Molefe, who resign
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
who resigned, and Wolmarans replaces the controversial Brian Molefe, who resigned after a short stint as MP to go back to Eskom as CEO, but this move was also short-lived. "As it is common practice in Parliament, the new MPs will immediately... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Dlamini-Zuma 'knows nothing' of Cabinet reshufflewho resigned, and Wolmarans replaces the controversial Brian Molefe, who resign
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
who resigned, and Wolmarans replaces the controversial Brian Molefe, who resigned after a short stint as MP to go back to Eskom as CEO, but this move was also short-lived. "As it is common practice in Parliament, the new MPs will immediately... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
KPMG, Zuptas and the Tainting of Chartered AccountancyWhat do former Eskom board member Mark Pamensky, former Eskom CFO Anoj Singh, a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
What do former Eskom board member Mark Pamensky, former Eskom CFO Anoj Singh, and at least four of the ousted KPMG partners have in common? At least two things, it turns out. First, they have all been implicated in some measure of wrongdoing as a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Engineering Study Dispels Myths On Grid Limits to Renewable EnergyA serious engineering study and report has dispelled the myths and propaganda p
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
A serious engineering study and report has dispelled the myths and propaganda peddled by fired former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe and suspended Eskom acting CEO Matshela Koko on the limits and costs of accommodating significant levels of variable... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Cala school makes its markCala Senior Secondary School beat several other schools in the country to claim
Daily Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
Cala Senior Secondary School beat several other schools in the country to claim third place in the national Eskom Simama Ranta Entrepreneurship competition recently. RECOGNISED: Celebrating Cala Senior Secondary School’s achievement, from left,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Eskom meets minister's deadline to respond to Trillian questions Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown issued a statement expressing her dis
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown issued a statement expressing her disappointment at what she called Eskom’s 'inappropriate and tardy responses' in a report on its dealings with... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
R1.2bn cash boost from Bhisho for struggling councilsnews last week that three Eastern Cape municipalities faced electricity supply
Daily Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
news last week that three Eastern Cape municipalities faced electricity supply interruptions after they failed to pay their Eskom bills. These were Raymond Mhlaba, Walter Sisulu and Inxuba Yethemba municipalities. The blackouts were suspended at... Read more
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Eye Witness News
DA: Brown can't claim to be oblivious to capture of SOEsfraud, collusion and racketeering charges against global consultancy firm McKin
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
fraud, collusion and racketeering charges against global consultancy firm McKinsey for its alleged role in deals between Eskom and Gupta-linked advisory company, Trillian. FILE: Minister of Public Enterprises Lynne Brown. Picture: Thomas... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
USTDA Connects U.S. Energy Industry to Business Opportunities in South Africasystem under South Africa's electric grid conditions at the large-scale energy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
system under South Africa's electric grid conditions at the large-scale energy storage test and demonstration facility of Eskom, South Africa's national electricity utility. The pilot will include a series of assessments to determine applications... Read more
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Eye Witness News
DA opens fraud, racketeering and collusion case against McKinseycollusion case against McKinsey It's alleged the firm ignored warnings from se
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
collusion case against McKinsey It's alleged the firm ignored warnings from senior SA employees that deals concluded with Eskom & Gupta-linked companies may not be sound. FILE: United States' consultancy firm Mckinsey. Picture:... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DA Lay Charges to Start Process of Holding Mckinsey AccountableAct. McKinsey allegedly ignored warnings from senior South African staff membe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Act. McKinsey allegedly ignored warnings from senior South African staff members, that the deals done with Trillian, Eskom and other Gupta-linked companies were not above board. It appears that McKinsey wilfully ignored these warnings purely... Read more
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Eye Witness News
State capture probe: MPs say work happening behind the scenesParliament of South Africa. Picture: EWN CAPE TOWN - Although it's unclear exa
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
Parliament of South Africa. Picture: EWN CAPE TOWN - Although it's unclear exactly when a parliamentary inquiry into Eskom, Denel and Transnet will get underway, Members of Parliament (MPs) say there is work happening behind the scenes. In... Read more
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Eye Witness News
[OPINION] SOEs shouldn’t be used as pawns in SA politicsbeen played out in Parliament – first over the South African Broadcasting Corpo
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
been played out in Parliament – first over the South African Broadcasting Corporation, now over state-owned power utility Eskom. South African Airways has been a battleground throughout and other state-owned enterprises have been quieter sites of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Africa Needs to Sober Up to Save Itself From Sickly State-Owned EnterprisesWhat works for telecoms will be different to what works for energy or for airli
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
What works for telecoms will be different to what works for energy or for airlines. And what do you make of the state of Eskom? The state of Eskom is of grave concern. Load shedding and price increases, combined with more energy efficiency... Read more
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Eye Witness News
DA to open case against McKinsey for fraud, racketeering & collusioncompany Trillian four years ago. FILE: DA shadow minister of public enterprise
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
company Trillian four years ago. FILE: DA shadow minister of public enterprises Natasha Mazzone at a picket outside Eskom's Megawatt Park offices in Johannesburg on 15 May 2017 against the reappointment of the utility's CEO Brian Molefe.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Eskom to Cut Power in Northern ProvincesEskom is due to begin bulk power interruptions in the Free State, Northern Cape
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Eskom is due to begin bulk power interruptions in the Free State, Northern Cape and Limpopo this week. The power utility will today implement power supply interruptions in several municipalities in the Northern Cape, including Douglas and... Read more
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Reuters
South African opposition to lay criminal complaint against McKinseywere set up to steer state contracts. The deal relates to work McKinsey carrie
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
were set up to steer state contracts. The deal relates to work McKinsey carried out for South African state power company Eskom alongside Trillian, a firm controlled by the Gupta family. “The allegations that McKinsey ignored warnings from senior... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Lynne Brown On Eskom Relationship With Trillian CompanyAt a meeting today with Eskom's Acting Chairperson Zethemba Khoza and Acting Gr
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
At a meeting today with Eskom's Acting Chairperson Zethemba Khoza and Acting Group Chief Executive of Eskom, Johnny Dladla, the Minister of Public Enterprises Lynne Brown questioned the electricity utility's commitment to speedily addressing... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Abrahams should act against Zumaevidence is there for everyone to see – just go on any newspaper’s website and
Daily Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
evidence is there for everyone to see – just go on any newspaper’s website and the evidence of corruption and looting at Eskom and other entities is overwhelming. Yet this spineless man does nothing. Last week Abrahams was handed a golden... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Investigation into Eskom-IPP contracts delayed yet again The National Energy Regulator is to probe Eskom following a complaint lodged
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
The National Energy Regulator is to probe Eskom following a complaint lodged by the Wind Energy Association in October. Eskom flags at Megawatt Park in Johannesburg. Picture: EWN CAPE TOWN -... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DNA Results Will Exonerate My Client - Lawyer for Alleged Killer of Eskom EmployeeThe defence attorney for David Ngwenya, who stands accused of killing Eskom emp
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The defence attorney for David Ngwenya, who stands accused of killing Eskom employee Thembisile Yende, strongly believes that the outstanding DNA results will exonerate his client of the charges. "Most critically we are awaiting the outcome of the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
DNA results will exonerate Thembisile Yende's murder accused – defence lawyerfor more than 10 days. (Supplied) Johannesburg - The defence attorney for Davi
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
for more than 10 days. (Supplied) Johannesburg - The defence attorney for David Ngwenya, who stands accused of killing Eskom employee Thembisile Yende, strongly believes that the outstanding DNA results will exonerate his client of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Power Utility Report to Determine Minister's ActionsPublic Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown says a report she is expecting from the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown says a report she is expecting from the Eskom board will help her decide on the correct action required to restore credibility at the power utility. On Friday, Minister Brown held a meeting with Eskom's acting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nersa to Conduct Public Hearings Into Eskom Tariff ApplicationAfrica (Nersa) will conduct nationwide public hearings in October and November
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Africa (Nersa) will conduct nationwide public hearings in October and November as part of its decision-making process into Eskom's revenue application for the 2018/19 financial year. "In line with its commitment to being transparent and broadening... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Africans Owe the Guptas From Saxonwoldoperations of McKinsey, which together with Trillian were paid a whopping R1.6-
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
operations of McKinsey, which together with Trillian were paid a whopping R1.6-billion "'turnaround' advice given to Eskom". In its 2016 International Annual, KPMG reported: "We take our role in building trust seriously, working towards... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Eskom Employee's Alleged Murderer Due Back in CourtDavid Ngwenya is due to appear in the Springs Magistrate's Court on Monday in c
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
David Ngwenya is due to appear in the Springs Magistrate's Court on Monday in connection with the murder of Eskom employee Thembisile Yende. Ngwenya, 43-year-old technician at Eskom, stands accused of injecting his lover Yende with a substance... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Thembisile Yende's alleged murderer due back in courtTown - David Ngwenya is due to appear in the Springs Magistrate’s Court on Mond
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
Town - David Ngwenya is due to appear in the Springs Magistrate’s Court on Monday in connection with the murder of Eskom employee Thembisile Yende. Ngwenya, 43-year-old technician at Eskom, stands accused of injecting his lover Yende with... Read more
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Eye Witness News
SACP to pay tribute to Ahmed Kathrada at Mbombela Stadiumto shut down the country following reports that the public investment corporati
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
to shut down the country following reports that the public investment corporation CEO is likely to be replaced by former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe. SACP district spokesperson Bongani Mavuso said, “Comrade Solly Mpaila will be talking about the life... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
ANC ensures Nkosazana tops its listin line from that province. He is expected to be sworn in, alongside Dlamini-Z
News 24 South Africa / Posted 6 days ago
in line from that province. He is expected to be sworn in, alongside Dlamini-Zuma, and fill the vacancy left by former Eskom chief executive Brian Molefe, who had a short stint in Parliament this year. Meanwhile, President Jacob Zuma’s... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Lynne Brown sends a stern warning to Eskom Brown says it’s imperative she receives Eskom's response on Tuesday to resolv
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
Brown says it’s imperative she receives Eskom's response on Tuesday to resolve the issues at the utility. Minister of Public Enterprises Lynne Brown briefs the media on the state of Eskom at their offices... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Brown blames ultimatum on Eskom’s tardiness over Trillion Minister Lynne Brown has given Eskom until Tuesday to provide her with truthf
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
Minister Lynne Brown has given Eskom until Tuesday to provide her with truthful answers regarding its ties with Trillion. FILE: Minister of Public Enterprises Lynne Brown briefs the media on... Read more
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Gulf News
KPMG’s South Africa bosses purged over Gupta scandalis also being investigated by South Africa’s parliament over whether it knowing
Gulf News / Posted 7 days ago
is also being investigated by South Africa’s parliament over whether it knowingly let funds from the state power utility Eskom be diverted to a Gupta company as a way of securing a $78 million contract to advise Eskom.McKinsey is carrying out its... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Power interruptions to six North West municipalities suspendedEskom has suspended planned electricity interruptions to six North West municip
Daily Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
Eskom has suspended planned electricity interruptions to six North West municipalities for unpaid bills after reaching what it called “mutually acceptable agreements” with them. Eskom has suspended planned electricity interruptions to six North West... Read more
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The Economic Times
KPMG's South Africa bosses purged over Gupta scandalis also being investigated by South Africa's parliament over whether it knowing
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
is also being investigated by South Africa's parliament over whether it knowingly let funds from the state power utility Eskom be diverted to a Gupta company as a way of securing a $78 million contract to advise Eskom. McKinsey is carrying out... Read more
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Business Standard India
KPMG sacks top executives in South Africa over Gupta scandalis also being investigated by South Africa's parliament over whether it knowing
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
is also being investigated by South Africa's parliament over whether it knowingly let funds from the state power utility Eskom be diverted to a Gupta company as a way of securing a $78-million contract to advise Eskom. The Gupta scandals have... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Brown gives Eskom 2 days to provide resolutions on utility’s issues Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown expressed her disappointment at Eskom
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown expressed her disappointment at Eskom inappropriate and tardy responses to questions she asked relating to its business relationship with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Top Global Audit Firm Cleans Out Its South African Stablesa coal mine from the Anglo–Swiss multinational, Glencore. Evidence suggests th
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
a coal mine from the Anglo–Swiss multinational, Glencore. Evidence suggests that the country's public power generator, Eskom, and Zuma's mining minister collaborated with the Guptas to drive down the price of the mine and force its sale to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nehawu Vehemently Opposed to the Continuation of the State Capture Project At PICknowledge that Molefe has been used to further the state capture project. He wa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
knowledge that Molefe has been used to further the state capture project. He was instrumental in the looting the coffers of Eskom through shady deals and contracts together with his bosses the Guptas through their company Tegeta. When the public... Read more
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