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February 10, 2023

President Ramaphosa declares ‘state of disaster’ as blackout hits South Africa

Mr Ramaphosa said he would appoint a minister of electricity to oversee projects that will deescalate the electricity crisis.

December 5, 2022

Eskom Bribery: Swiss firm ABB will pay R2.5 billion fine, says President Ramaphosa

Mr Ramaphosa insists that the settlement does not shield the business or its employees from facing trial.

Cyril Ramaphosa
September 19, 2022

Ramaphosa to miss UNGA77 over South Africa’s power crisis

In 2019, President Ramaphosa also ended a visit to Egypt early so he could return home to deal with the same issue.

Cyril Ramaphosa, Eskom
June 9, 2022

South Africa proposes 8,000 megawatts of clean energy

South Africa’s national electricity utility, Eskom, has proposed an extra 8,000 megawatts of clean energy projects over the next two to five years to reduce load shedding.

South African Deputy President David Mabuza