Monthly Archives: November 2017

Stop the appointment of another problem leader at SABC

The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (OUTA) applauds Rachel Kalidass for her principled decision to resign from the new SABC board to highlight her objections to the potential appointment of Alan Mukoki as SABC CEO.

Mukoko’s CV includes a period as CEO of the Land Bank and he was accused by the media (Mail & Guardian) of siphoning substantial amounts of funds from the Land Bank; he denied this at the time. He also allegedly has a conflict of interest due to family connections with SABC.

“OUTA finds it disturbing that a candidate with such a dubious record, and one so close to home in the SABC, could be considered to run the public broadcaster successfully,” says Dominique Msibi, OUTA’s Portfolio Manager for Social Services and Special Projects. Get more