The board of JSE-listed technology company, Adapt IT Holdings has granted it’s chief executive officer, Sbu Shabalala leave of absence.
This is as per his request, for three months with effect from 10 May 2021 to attend to personal matters.
His role will be held by Tiffany Dunsdon for the next three months.
Shabalala faces serious armed assault allegations against his estranged wife, Neo.
He is accused of ordering heavily armed men to beat up Neo Shabalala’s partner, who is now in critical condition in hospital.
When Sbu Shabalala was contacted for comment, his spokesperson said he has been advised by his legal representatives to decline to make any statements at this stage.