Tshediso Matona will take the reins of Eskom next month amid concerns of a multibillion rand funding gap.
Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown says Tshediso Matona has insight into govt's plans for Eskom.
A cash injection or loan guarantee could ease the cash-strapped power utility’s problems.
Minister Lynne Brown says the next 5 to 10 years will be spent restoring rail lines across the country.
The new public enterprises minister says she will prioritise the two state-owned companies.
Minister Lynne Brown says she's also in the process of appointing a new Eskom CEO.