Eskom’s chief generation officer, Matshela Koko‚ who is implicated in awarding contracts to a company linked to his stepdaughter‚ is facing a new disciplinary inquiry.Koko was back in the labour court on Tuesday to challenge an earlier ultimatum issued by the parastatal that he either resign or be fired.He had planned to argue‚ in a responding affidavit submitted to the court‚ that the power utility had not followed proper procedure when its newly appointed board gave him the ultimatum.But that argument‚ according to Eskom‚ was no longer valid as the ultimatum had been dropped‚ new disciplinary charges had been instituted and he was on suspension.The Sunday Times reported in 2017 that Impulse International‚ a company in which his stepdaughter, Koketso Choma, owned a stake‚ was awarded tenders worth close to R1bn‚ allegedly without proper processes being followed. Koko said at the time that he had no influence over the awarding of the tenders.An internal disciplinary hearing initiall...

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