Eskom's fate caught up in the clash between Ramaphosa and Mantashe

South Africa's head of state supports the development of renewable energy, yet the energy minister opposes it and is promoting the benefits of coal. Caught in the crossfire of this political struggle is Eskom's CEO, Andre de Ruyter, who has come up with a recovery plan to save the ailing company. [...] (1782 words)
Issue dated 27/06/2022 Reading time 8 minutes
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa (right) and his Minister of Mining and Energy, Gwede Mantashe.
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa (right) and his Minister of Mining and Energy, Gwede Mantashe. © Gianluigi Guercia/AFP
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