SONA: Ramaphosa resurrects Scorpions-like unit, reins in spooks and breaks up Eskom


More than a decade after the Scorpions were killed off by the ANC of Jacob Zuma, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced the establishment of a similar directorate in the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) that will report to advocate Shamila Batohi, the new national director of public prosecutions (NDPP).

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  1. Olliver Ransome on

    Breaking up Eskom is probably the right business decision but the unanswered question is: how is the problem of Eskom’s R500 billion debt going to be solved? Will it be by rolling over present debt in the hope that the re-structuring will be financially successful, or the fiscus (i.e. taxpayers) bailing them out again, or by tariff increases?

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