Zuma considering Ellen Tshabalala suspension request - The Presidency

Mac Maharaj says President has received letter from Speaker of National Assembly Baleka Mbete in this regard (Dec 13)

Update on SABC Board Chairperson

President Jacob Zuma has received a letter from the Speaker of the National Assembly Ms Baleka Mbete asking him to consider suspending the Chairperson of the Board of the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC), Ms Ellen Tshabalala, following the outcome of an inquiry by the Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Communications into her alleged misrepresentation of qualifications.

President Zuma is considering the request.

Statement issued by Mac Maharaj, The Presidency, December 13 2014

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