19 Sep Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs expects Min Hlengiwe Mkhize to brief it on decision to suspend Apleni.
Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs says it expects Minister Hlengiwe Mkhize to brief it soon on her decision to suspend her director-general, Mkhuseli Apleni. Apleni says he will challenge his suspension. He was placed on precautionary suspenson for failing to arrange a meeting between Mkhize, and her staff. Aplenis' lawyer, Sandile July, earlier said his client received a notice of intention to suspend him last week. We speak to the committee's chairperson Lemias Mashile.