Eskom fires CPO Tshitangano after guilty verdict in disciplinary process

He was suspended in February this year. The utility said that he had been charged with gross misconduct, breach of duties and non-performance.

Megawatt Park pictured on Johannesburg on 12 March 2015. Picture: EWN

JOHANNESBURG - Eskom has dismissed its chief procurement officer Solly Tshitangano with immediate effect following a guilty verdict in his disciplinary process.

The utility said that he had been charged with gross misconduct, breach of duties and non-performance.

He was suspended in February this year.

Eskom said that it relied on evidence of two witnesses and the forensic findings of law firm, Bowmans, with the chairperson of the hearing ruling that there was no choice but to dismiss Tshitangano.

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