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southafricalogoANA reports that the public enterprises ministry has confirmed that director-general Richard Seleke will be leaving the public service.  

In a statement issued on Wednesday, the ministry said it had been informed by President Cyril Ramaphosa’s office that an agreement had been reached with Seleke which would see him leave office.  “The settlement (which has not be publically disclosed) is in terms of the public service rules that are administered by the Department of Public Service and Administration (DPSA),” the statement said.  It added:  “Minister Pravin Gordhan wants to express appreciation to the DPSA and the Presidency for having concluded this settlement as expeditiously as possible.”  Allegations emerged through the leaked Gupta emails that Seleke might have provided confidential information relating to state-owned companies to the then politically-linked family.

  • A short report is at The Citizen
  • Read too, Gupta-linked public enterprises DG Richard Seleke leaves public service, at BusinessLive

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