The SABC board has confirmed that Group CEO Dali Mpofu has been
suspended with immediate effect. This is pending an investigation and
possible disciplinary inquiry, according to a report on sabcnews.com.
The Board says in a statement that Mpofu's suspension follows "very serious allegations" including "an alleged refusal and or failure to …implement decisions of the board". Mpofu's suspension follows the suspension yesterday of head of news Snuki Zikalala.
Mpofu announced Zikalala's suspension yesterday afternoon. The SABC board announced the suspension of Mpofu after a meeting last night.