Brian Dames: Why I stepped down from the Eskom task team

- | 6 months ago

Former Eskom CEO Brian Dames said in order to maintain a high standard of ethics, he stepped down from the presidential task team on Eskom when a perceived conflict of interest arose.

Dames was speaking alongside SA billionaire Patrice Motsepe at a briefing at the African Energy Indaba held in Sandton on Monday. Motsepe was responding to claims by the Economic Freedom Fighters that the Independent Power Producer (IPP) programme was benefitting President Cyril Ramaphosa's relatives, like himself.

Ramaphosa is married to Motsepe's sister – Tshepo Motsepe.

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