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23 June 2017 10:40 (South Africa)

BMF calls for Manyi's resignation

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

Former Black Management Forum president Lot Ndlovu has called on current president of the organisation, Jimmy Manyi, to step down from his position. "This organisation cannot be led successfully if the leadership is not overtly strong on values," Ndlovu said on Thursday. If Manyi doesn't resign voluntarily, Ndlovu has called a board meeting for Monday, where a motion of no confidence in the president will be tabled. Manyi was recently suspended from his position as Labour Department director-general, so it's not only Ndlovu who's been questioning his values.  Read more: Sapa, via TimesLive

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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