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DA welcomes Brain Molefe “golden handshake” judgement

The DA welcomes the judgement handed down this morning by the North Gauteng High Court, ordering Brian Molefe to pay back the R11 million pension pay-out he received from Eskom. The ruling today was a victory for the South African public and should serve as a warning for all those who have been involved or…

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Koko golden handshake would prove Eskom rewards bad behaviour

The reports today that Eskom is currently in secret talks with its former Acting CEO, Matshela Koko, to negotiate a suitable financial package upon his exit, is nothing less than an attempt to reward bad behaviour. The truth is that Koko has been heavily implicated in the capture of Eskom and is yet to be…

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Mbalula must come clean about Mdluli’s golden handshake

The DA welcomes the announcement by Police Minister, Fikile Mbalula, that suspended Head of Crime Intelligence Richard Mdluli has finally been fired after he has been on a long seven-year suspension. The national Police Commissioner, General Khehla Sithole confirmed that Mdluli was granted early termination of service and is therefore entitled to the usual benefits…

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Public Protector agrees to DA’s request to investigate Brain Molefe

The DA can confirm that the Public Protector, Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane, has agreed to investigate the disgraced former Eskom CEO, Brian Molefe, for the R30 million ‘golden handshake’ he received from the power utility. The DA requested the investigation after it emerged that the Eskom board approved a R30 million pension payout to Molefe after…

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