Sapa, The Times, Johannesburg, 27 August 2010
SABC CEO Solly Mokoetle has been suspended by the public broacaster's board pending the outcome of a disciplinary hearing, SABC radio news reported.
The board said the decision was made following a meeting with Mokoetle on Thursday.
Formal charges were still being prepared and would be given to Mokoetle.
The public broadcaster's chief financial officer has been appointed acting group CEO.