MUT parts ways with its VC, Dr Enoch Duma Malaza

Press release statement: 31 January 2022

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MUT parts ways with its VC, Dr Enoch Duma Malaza

Mangosuthu University of Technology (MUT) has parted ways with its Vice-Chancellor & Principal, Dr Enoch Duma Malaza. Dr Malaza’s last day as an employee of the University is 31 January 2022. News of this mutually agreed upon termination of Dr Malaza’s tenure as VC was communicated by the MUT Chair of Council, Morailane Morailane on Friday, 28 January 2022.

In the announcement, Morailane said: “The Vice-Chancellor and Principal will no longer be an employee of the University as of 1 February 2022. It is the considered view of Council that this will end a period of unwelcome stability in the executive management and leadership ranks of the University”.

Morailane also assured the University that the process of recruiting a new Vice-Chancellor and Principal would take place as soon as Council gives the go ahead to do so, at its first ordinary meeting on 24 March 2022.

“On behalf of the University, I would like to thank Dr Malaza for his contribution at Mangosuthu University of Technology. I wish him well in his future endeavours”, said Morailane.