'It will take a long time for Eskom to recover fully from the damage caused by state capture' - Gordhan

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Gordhan also explained that, in response to allegations of political interference at Eskom, the Memorandum of Incorporation of Company explicitly laid out the responsibilities, duties and rights of the shareholder.

    He was responding to a parliamentary question from the newly inducted chairperson of the EFF in her capacity as an MP. COLUMN | Adriaan Basson: Who is really running Eskom?EFF MP Veronica Mente, who replaced advocate Dali Mpofu in the role of party chairperson in December, asked Gordhan about statements attributed to Business Leadership South Africa chairperson and Eskom board member Busisiwe Mavuso.

 TimesLIVE previously reported Mavuso had told members of Parliament's standing committee on appropriations that "Eskom has experienced intense political pressure over the past year to keep the lights on irrespective of the cost".

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