Mpumalanga Agriculture MEC Mandla Msibi has been fired with immediate effect.
COGTA MEC Busisiwe Shiba will step in to act in the position.
Msibi is facing charges of murder and attempted murder.
He is due to appear for his bail application on Wednesday.
In other news – Scandal actor Given Stuurman (Kgosi) threatens to kill his baby mama & their child
Popular TV actor Given Stuurman has allegedly threatened to kill the mother of his child and daughter and commit suicide in one of their dramatic domestic violence episodes in Joburg recently.
The actor, who played Kgosi in e.tv’s flagship soapie, Scandal, also threw a cellphone at the woman after hurling a barrage of profanities at her. He also threatened to kill her dad and her uncle or anyone who will try to protect her. Learn More