NIP Board suspends Augustinus Katiti

NIP Board suspends Augustinus Katiti
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Namibia Institute of Pathology's (NIP) board on Monday suspended the company’s chief executive officer, Augustinus Katiti, “as a result of alleged transgressions”.
The board informed both health minister, Dr Bernard Haufiku, and Public Enterprises Minister, Leon Jooste, according to a letter circulated on socialmedia and seen by NBC News.
Katiti confirmed the suspension to NBC News Monday night.
Katiti was informed that he will be given an opportunity to defend himself at a disciplinary hearing.
He was ordered to hand over all NIP properties, be available when called, not talk to the media, not visit NIP’s head office without permission and not leave Windhoek without permission.