Beleaguered Cricket South Africa (CSA) performing president Beresford Williams has resigned together with 4 different board members, the group stated on Sunday.
The cricket board has been suffering from claims of mismanagement with a damning inside report offering an extended record of issues concerning the actions of varied workers members.
Sports activities minister Nathi Mthethwa had informed the Worldwide Cricket Council (ICC) that he meant to intervene within the operating of the board until it dedicated to governance reforms by October 27.
“Appearing President of CSA Beresford Williams has handed in his resignation with quick impact,” the CSA stated on its Twitter feed.
The CSA members’ council met on Thursday to debate methods to unravel the disaster following the sports activities minister’s ultimatum.
“One in every of these approaches was that if the Board would want to step down for the perfect curiosity of CSA and cricket as a complete, the Board would then accomplish that,” CSA stated.
Board members Angelo Carolissen, Tebogo Siko, John Mogodi and Donavan May additionally resigned on Sunday.
Rihan Richards had been appointed performing president of the Members’ Council, the CSA subsequently stated in an announcement.
“CSA thanks them for his or her dedication, dedication and repair to CSA and desires them effectively of their future endeavors,” Richards stated of the departing members.