Governance SOE REFORMS

ZESA February 5, 2019
In progress
Feb 2019

Cabinet resolves to reform ZESA February 05, 2019

Resolutions: (i) to merge all the Group’s companies into a single vertically integrated company with the subsidiary companies becoming divisions of the new enterprise; (ii) to amend the Electricity Act (Chapter 13:19) in order to cater for the proposed changes in the structure of ZESA; (iii) to engage a reputable Human Resources consultant to advise Government on the best structure for the rebundled ZESA and (iv) as a consequence of this reform, that Powertel be hived-off from ZESA and be merged with Zarnet and Africom;