Agence Française de Développement signs a R 1,5 billion loan agreement to support Eskom’s investments in power grid

Submitted by Rolina Vorster on Thu, 12/13/2018 - 18:07

Eskom and Agence Française de Développement (AFD) signed today a R 1,5 billion (EUR 90 million) loan agreement to support the electricity utility’s investments in extending and strengthening its power transmission grid along the west coast of South Africa.

BLF’s message is clear – Solidarity requests IEC to scratch the party

Submitted by Rolina Vorster on Thu, 12/13/2018 - 14:22

Solidarity has submitted a letter to the Independent Election Commission (IEC) today in which the union formally requests that the IEC scratch the registration of the Black First Land First (BLF) as a political party to prevent them from participating in next year’s election.