Molefe loses court bid to appeal pay back pension ruling

The North Gauteng High Court on Tuesday dismissed an application by former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe for leave to appeal a ruling that he pay back the part of his pension payout he already received. Judge Elias Matojane said based on the submission presented to the court "we are of the view that there is no prospect that another court would come to a different conclusion… therefore the leave to appeal is refused." Molefe brought the application to appeal a January judgment that ordered him to …