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southafricalogoBusinessLive reports that Agriculture Minister Senzeni Zokwana has suspended his director-general, Mike Mlengana, with immediate effect.  A statement from the ministry did not provide reasons for the suspension and officials were not available for comment.  

The statement read:  "The Minister of Agriculture‚ Forestry and Fisheries‚ Mr Senzeni Zokwana has placed his director-general‚ Mr Mike Mlengana on suspension with immediate effect pending internal investigations.  The suspension is a precautionary measure and does not in any way constitute a judgment."  Mooketsa Ramasodi, deputy director-general for agricultural production‚ health and food safety‚ will stand in for Mlengana.

  • This short report is at BusinessLive
  • See too, DAFF director-general suspended, at News24

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