President Zuma appoints energy advisor
AA – The South African President, Jacob Zuma, has appointed Mr Silas Mzingeli Zimu as a Special Advisor on Energy to President Jacob Zuma.
An electrical engineer by qualifications and training, Mr Zimu joins the Presidency from the private sector and brings extensive experience in both business and strategic management in energy. He has previously served at among other institutions, Eskom as an engineer and different management positions; and Johannesburg City Power as Managing Director.
“We welcome Mr Zimu to the Presidency and we are certain that his considerable experience and expertise in matters of energy will greatly contribute to the work being done to mitigate and resolve the energy challenge” said the Director-General in the Presidency, Dr Cassius Lubisi.
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