Eskom group CEO Phakamani Hadebe, left, public enterprises minister Pravin Gordhan, centre, and Eskom chair Jabu Mabuza, right, at an Eskom briefing at Lethabo Power Station. Picture: FREDDY MAVUNDA
Eskom group CEO Phakamani Hadebe, left, public enterprises minister Pravin Gordhan, centre, and Eskom chair Jabu Mabuza, right, at an Eskom briefing at Lethabo Power Station. Picture: FREDDY MAVUNDA

Eskom is in a terrible state due to a lack of maintenance, poor leadership and state capture.

The utility’s new board has been in office for about a year.  

Forensic investigator Paul O’Sullivan joined Business Day TV to discuss his assessment of Eskom’s leadership and whether they are likely to reach the light at the end of this very dark tunnel.

Forensic investigator Paul O’Sullivan talks to Business Day TV about the utility’s leadership and whether they are likely to be able to fix it

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