Themba Siwela was born in the 1970's in a humble village north of Durban called Kwa Mashu. He left school early to earn his keep, gathering his pencils, paints and…>

'Eskom Fat Cats':
Add Share
© Siwela | Jun 29, 2011 | The Citizen

Eskom Fat Cats

AN EXTRA CHARGE FROM THE POWER MONGERS: Themba SIWELA explains what the the recent electricity price hikes from Eskom were needed for.

Eskom's directors' remuneration report reveals that R18.5m was paid to executive committee members, compared to R8.8m last year! Human resources head Bhabhalazi Bulunga pocketed the biggest increase (507% more) at R3m, and CEO Brian Dames was the highest paid at R5.7m, a 0.9% increase. Finance director Paul O'Flaherty took home 346% more at R4.9m.