Makhandlela fired

source: Mmegi
Staff Writer

Opelo Makandlela, deputy permanent secretary in the Ministry of Education and Skills Development has been fired.

Makendlela was one of the three permanent secretaries at the ministry. He confirmed that he is no longer an employee of the Ministry of Education, “as I have officially retired”.

The ‘retirement’, a forced exit by the government, was announced to Makhandlela last Friday.

Sources say he was called from a trip only to be greeted with the news that he was being retired. The Permanent Secretary to the President, Eric Molale, it is said, signed the letter.

No reason was given for the forced retirement.

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