Cricket

Final nail in Majola's coffin

2013-08-29 14:00
Gerald Majola (Gallo Images)
Cape Town - Gerald Majola has lost his bid to be reinstated as chief executive of Cricket South Africa (CSA), a report on the EWN website indicates.

Majola appeared in the Labour Court in Johannesburg on Thursday where the court ruled in favour of CSA.

He was initially suspended following a bonus scandal surrounding the 2009 Indian Premier League tournament.

Majola then turned to the courts in October last year to challenge his suspension and the findings of the Nicholson Commission of Enquiry. The Nicholson inquiry found Majola had breached the Companies' Act by authorising R4.7m in bonuses to be paid to CSA staff without clearance from the CSA board or remuneration committee.

Haroon Lorgat has since been appointed as the new CEO of CSA.


Read more on:    csa  |  gerald majola  |  cricket
NEXT ON SPORT24X

What To Read Next

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
23 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.
Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter

English Premiership flutter

Take Sport24's "expert" tips at your peril...

Featured

The 2017/18 Absa Premiership season is under way. Can Bidvest Wits defend their title? Will Soweto giants Kaizer Chiefs or Orlando Pirates emerge victorious? Or will the bookies' favourites, Mamelodi Sundowns, taste success for a record eighth time? Stay glued to Sport24 to find out!

Latest blogs
Vote

The Proteas have announced plans to play a four-day Test against Zimbabwe starting on Boxing Day. What do you make of this?

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.