NPA won't probe Majola

2012-03-16 16:18

Johannesburg - The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) will not be investigating Cricket SA (CSA) chief executive Gerald Majola, its spokesman Mthunzi Mhaga said on Friday.
"With regard to the CSA matter, our stance still stands that we don't have the mandate or capacity to investigate criminal cases, as that is the responsibility of SAPS (SA Police Service)," Mhaga said.
He was reacting to media enquiries following the release of the findings of a ministerial committee headed by retired judge Chris Nicholson, which investigated the affairs of CSA.
In the report Nicholson said Majola's non-disclosure of bonuses paid to him and other CSA staff members should be referred to the NPA.
Nicholson said the committee believed there was a prima facie case against Majola.
An external audit in 2011 found that Majola had contravened sections 234, 235, and 236 of the Companies Act.
The ministerial committee concluded the CSA board was complicit in a cover-up to protect Majola.


  • hc12345 - 2012-03-16 16:40

    If you have friends in high places they will protect you. I think it is time the Comrades start doing what is right for the country and stop helping each other get rich. A thief is a thief and he should get what he deserves. He is not just a thief but a deciever as well.

      Dino - 2012-03-16 18:56

      Couldn't have said it better - friends in high places.

  • Hertzel - 2012-03-16 16:57

    ...what is more...not only were The Board "complicit "...they were aided and abetted by the Cricket Unions with the exception of Northerns and The Free State...the other Unions all voted in favour of Majola in his spate with Njoka..............why are they all quiet now......?.......

  • sakhikhaya.dlala - 2012-03-16 17:16

    he is friends with HIGH PEEPS

  • Born - 2012-03-16 17:47

    i think npa is correct here,if the board members feels that majola has committed any crime dey shud approach saps and lay a charge.dats saps mandate.npa does not have jusidction on dis 1.

      Sedick - 2012-03-17 03:13

      But da Board is just as corrupt, so dey will not.......

  • Frans - 2012-03-16 22:42

    @Born what type of slang language are you coming out with, how about seeing a speech therapist?

  • Roy - 2012-03-17 05:56

    Are they saying that because they cannot probe Majola,he might get away with being a damn crook. Please cricket fans join forces,boycott all games until such time that the whole CSA is replaced with honest people. Majola an the rest of his buddies should not be allowed to get away with their thieving.

  • Kevin - 2012-03-17 06:30

    And he is a nephew of one of the boys

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