The Minister of Human Settlements, Lindiwe Sisulu, MP, has placed the Chairperson of the National Home Builders Registration Council (NHBRC), Advocate Brenda Madumise on leave of absence with immediate effect following allegations that appeared in the media in November 2014.
The Minister has appointed Mr Abbey Chikane as Caretaker Chairperson until the matter is concluded. The Minister would like to conclude this matter as soon as possible to protect the integrity of the Chairperson and that of the NHBRC.
Head of Communications
Date: 29 January 2015