Central Gauteng Lions cricket chooses new president

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - JANUARY 30, Master blaster bowler, Ethan O'Reilly and Master blaster batter, Robert Frylinck receive their cheques from Anne Vilas (GCB board member) and Victor Jordim (Standard Bank Regonal Manager) during the Standard Bank Pro20 match between bizhub Highveld Lions and Nashua Mobile Cape Cobras at Bidvest Wanderers Stadium on January 30, 2011 in Johannesburg, South Africa Photo by Lee Warren / Gallo Images

Veteran cricket administrator Anne Vilas become elected as a result of the first Gauteng Lions president on Friday. She replaces jack madiseng‚ who accomplished his time period as the realm’s president sooner than its contentious annual normal assembly that turn into held lately.

Vilas‚ who has served in various capacities within the cgl’s administration over time and is likewise the mom of former proteas check cricketer dane‚ is one among easiest girls presidents serving in South African cricket. The choice is Zola thamae from free nation‚ who additionally serves on the cricket South Africa board as a non-independent board member. Vilas may be flanked via lucky lesele and Ebrahim lambat as the primary and 2nd vice presidents whereas mike Sacher is the treasurer.Central Gauteng Lions Cricket (@CGLCricket) | Twitter

Whilst ziyanda ngcobo is the lead unbiased director for the cgl‚ Vilas will even chair the lion’s board from august whereby she’ll be joined by Yasin manack‚ Lunga Cupido and Mark Patterson. On the unbiased side of the board‚ ngcobo is joined by way of zwelithini vilakazi‚ Vikash mathura‚ dr noma nyembo‚ garth le pere and ruqshana Hassan. Cgl mentioned earlier this month that there was an extensively publicized name for nominations and over 130 packages for the 5 posts acquired. The corporate‚ that is divided through the use of transformation‚ added {that a} shortlist of 16 become drawn up in a “rigorous interview methodology led via impartial professors”.

The appointments of impartial directors are the second-closing step for the model new cgl board to take full form. The election of the board chairperson to replace madiseng is the ultimate piece of a thriller that completes the 15-member board.

Nevertheless the brand new administration’s ascendance to vitality may be stopped in its tracks by the governing physique Cricket South Africa (CSA). Cgl defied findings and hints from a CSA-commissioned charge of inquiry in the course of the election of its seven non-independent board people‚ which blatantly went towards the resolve ngoepe report. Retired decide ngoepe‚ who’s CSA’s head of analysis and anti-corruption committee‚ supplied the doc to the mother physique in December and dominated that the provincial union has not performed “giant” transformation.

The 60-page file agreed with the 2010 findings and pointers from the previous attributable to former chief justice Pius Langa’s charge of inquiry‚ which dominated that one of the best ways to attain transformation contained in the province turn into if three seats out of the seven reserved for non-independent administrators on the cgl board be occupied via black Africans. However that was not the case following the also can 9 AGM after only black Africans have been elected together with two whites‚ two Indians and a coloured member.


Dennis G. Lipson

Dennis G. Lipson

Dennis G. Lipson

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