Eskom crisis: ‘We shouldn’t have undue expectations of a saviour coming along’

December 24, 2022 0 By Cypher9ja

Outgoing Eskom chief executive André de Ruyter yesterday fired back at Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy Gwede Mantashe, with accusations he was a policeman “chasing criminals” with no idea of the challenges Eskom faced. “Fraud, corruption, sabotage and other criminal conduct have taken root within Eskom and unless we take decisive action to eradicate this type of conduct, it will continue to fester and see the downfall of Eskom with catastrophic impacts to South Africa,” De Ruyter said. “With the support of ENSafrica, we are conducting a full assessment of the crime risk management landscape within Eskom, including combating…