Eskom – ‘design faults’

Do not think the public believe the stories in the liberal media, they do not believe the statement made by Andre De Ruyter that the problems started more than 40 years ago due to a lack of maintenance during the "so-called" apartheid regime, which Eskom is now trying to catch up with.   De Ruyter stated… Continue reading Eskom – ‘design faults’

Eskom – Oracle

Media statement by Eskom was made on 5 April 2021.   Eskom confirmed it is involved in a contractual dispute with the South African arm of Oracle Corporation, which is contracted to provide a number of technical services to Eskom. Oracle first claimed it had been underpaid by an amount of approximately R7.3 billion, which… Continue reading Eskom – Oracle

Eskom – B-BBEE damage – Tubular Construction – Tony Trindade

  Nothing less than B-BBEE damaged our people, the economy and country - this is ongoing since 1994.   Who are the ownership(s) of all this SOE entities? Alles word met opset gedoen, gerieflik word maatskappye geskep om die werk te doen wat hulle doen.  Wie besit al die aandele in al hierdie entiteite? * Talle… Continue reading Eskom – B-BBEE damage – Tubular Construction – Tony Trindade

Eskom corruption – Trindade – Brian Bestenbier – Paul O’Sullivan

  The court appearance (held in camera) stems from a harassment complaint against O’Sullivan by Trindade in August. Trindade says that in February this year O’Sullivan started accusing him of acting fraudulently and corruptly and repeating these allegations to his legal representatives and those of his employer, TCP. He wants the court to stop O’Sullivan… Continue reading Eskom corruption – Trindade – Brian Bestenbier – Paul O’Sullivan

Eskom – corruption (executives)

  Photo:  Mangope France Hlakudi, Antonio Jose Da Costa Trindade, Abram Abei Masango and Maphoko Hudson Kgomoeswana appear at the Johannesburg magistrate's court for their formal bail application on December 19 2019.  The case is still ongoing and more to follow:   They have to pay Bail R300 000 each.   Bail conditions:  Handed in passports and… Continue reading Eskom – corruption (executives)

Eskom – Majuba fire

And here we thought the coal is wet and wet , it is not burning...  According to Eskom, the fire started on the incline conveyer belt system from the rail offloading facility at around 15:00 on Wednesday 18 December 2019 afternoon and "was extinguished swiftly by the power station's fire team". Dramatic picture by Chris Yelland… Continue reading Eskom – Majuba fire