Sipho Mabena
Premium Journalist
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10 Apr 2022
6:20 pm

Dishonest and misguided: PPRA board hits back at suspended boss

Sipho Mabena

Board chairperson Steven Ngubeni has warned that the watchdog will be dysfunctional if the application was successful.

Property Practitioners Regulatory Authority (PPRA) CEO Mamodupi Mohlala-Mulaudzi. Picture: Gallo Images / Foto24 / Bongiwe Gumede

The Property Practitioners Regulatory Authority (PPRA) board has denied meddling in the entity’s tender processes, dismissing suspended CEO Mamodupi Mohla-Mulaudzi's legal challenge as misguided and riddled with falsehoods. In his replying affidavit, board chairperson Steven Ngubeni also argues that the matter belonged in the labour court and not in the high court. He also warned that the property practitioners’ watchdog would be left dysfunctional if the court granted the urgent application for the board to be declared illegally constituted. “…the effect of a declaration of invalidity in respect of the appointment of the Board will be that the PPRA,...