Stage 1: On the Eskom ladder to power

Forget about Israel, Prez, it’s Eskom waiting in the wings

11 February 2024 - 00:00 By Hogarth

Speaking at a recent ANC indaba, President Cyril Ramaphosa cautioned his comrades to brace for a possible backlash from pro-Israeli world powers after South Africa scored a victory against Tel-Aviv at the International Court of Justice. The country’s stance on Gaza, he  hinted, could provoke ideas of “regime change” on our shores driven by foreign powers and their local sympathisers...

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