Gerald Majola

Sacked in 2012

The past year has seen the axe fall on a number of controversial characters. The Mail & Guardian looks at 2012's high-profile job losses.

Players look ahead, board stuck in the past

Just when it seemed safe to go back into the water, the administrative sharks have returned to South African cricketing waters.

Majola sacked as Cricket South Africa CEO

Gerald Majola has been fired as chief executive of Cricket South Africa following an internal disciplinary hearing.

Cricket SA disciplinary finds Majola guilty

Suspended Cricket South Africa CEO Gerald Majola was found guilty in absentia on Wednesday by a disciplinary hearing.

Mbalula: I expected better from Majola

Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula has hit back at suspended Cricket South Africa CEO Gerald Majola for calling him an apartheid-style minister.

Majola withdraws from Cricket SA disciplinary

Suspended CSA CEO Gerald Majola withdrew from his disciplinary hearing on Wednesday in order to approach the Labour Court, his lawyers said.

CSA’s Majola free to take legal course

Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula says suspended CSA chief executive Gerald Majola has the constitutional right to use legal structures available to him.

Majola fails in bid to oust disciplinary chair

Suspended Cricket SA boss Gerald Majola has failed in his bid to remove John Myburgh as the independent chairperson of his disciplinary hearing.

Rebuilding South African cricket, ball by ball

We need a few good men (or women) to lead us out of the mess Cricket SA created. Fortunately Jacques Faul fits the bill, writes <b>Neil Manthorp</b>.

Cricket SA meets sports ministry report deadline

Cricket SA has met its deadline to complete a report requested by the sports ministry, in response to recommendations made by a ministerial inquiry.

Stand-in cricket chief ignores mess and gets on with game

Acting Cricket South Africa president Willie Basson has been tasked with repairing the organisation and restoring South African cricket's image.

CSA needs to repair its image, says Basson

CSA's acting president Willie Basson says he hopes to get rid of the negative public opinion of the organisation by finding out exactly what's wrong.


Stranded commuters say Ramaphosa’s rail promises ring hollow

Cape Town’s largest passenger rail line has been closed for months, hitting people’s pockets and adding to road traffic congestion

Focus on FW de Klerk distracted attention from the troubling state of the nation

Some political analysts say President Cyril Ramaphosa is taking too long to mend the country, others says it is the ANC itself that must be fixed

Eastern Cape MEC orders graft investigation after two workers killed at troubled district municipality

The killing of two council workers at the Amathole district municipality appears to be linked to tender fraud and corruption

Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs

Looking inwards

Businesses are finding tangible ways to give back – but only because consumers demand it