Phakamani Hadebe and Vuyani Jarana are gone. Is Madoda Mxakwe next? The crisis in the country’s state-owned enterprises (SOEs) is acute.

The resignations within days of each other of Hadebe as Eskom’s CEO and Jarana as CEO of state-owned airline SAA must worry everyone who cares about transformation. Why have the SOEs again become a slaughterhouse for black executives? 

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