The chairman of legal and governance committee of Cricket South Africa (CSA) Ajay Sooklal has disclosed that he was sent around the country to lobby provincial affiliates in support of a campaign to oust president Mtutuzeli Nyoka.
Former Cricket South Africa President Mtutuzeli Nyoka admitted to having been so blinded by loyalty to his childhood friend Gerald Majola that he unquestioningly accepted everything that the CSA chief executive told him, including a theory that a "white mafia" was trying to get him out.
The inquiry ordered by Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula into the affairs of Cricket South Africa (CSA), including alleged irregular IPL bonus payments, is not likely to be ready "by Christmas", as had been requested by Mbalula.
Cricket South Africa President Mtutuzeli Nyoka has filed a criminal case alleging corruption within the board over "irregular" IPL bonuses paid to CEO Gerald Majola and other CSA staff three years ago.
Cricket South Africa President Mtutuzeli Nyoka, who was at loggerheads with CEO Gerald Majola over the bonuses paid to CSA staff members for the conduct of the 2009 IPL here, was today sacked following a vote of no confidence by the body`s members.