NEWS ANALYSIS: Tough decisions loom as Eskom report nears finality
The most difficult issue will be how the utility’s debt is dealt with, and which entity will take it on
A decision on how to restructure Eskom’s debt is edging towards finality.
President Cyril Ramaphosa’s task team, which was given the job of looking into the company’s sustainability, has submitted its final report. The department of public enterprises and the Treasury have had numerous interactions with the team, Eskom and their own advisers and are preparing a cabinet memo outlining the options.