Twenty-eight female guards were unfairly dismissed by a security company because the client‚ Metrora.
KwaZulu-Natal health head of department (HOD) Busi Nyembezi will know her fate in 14 days.
Nyembezi, who is implicated in R15 million fraud, has gone on leave pending the completion of an independent probe into the matter.
Premier S'bu Ndebele yesterday told journalists that Nyembezi had gone on leave voluntarily for two weeks to allow the investigation to be completed.
Yoliswa Mbhele, deputy director in Ndebele's office, has been appointed acting health HOD for the next two weeks. - Mhlaba Memela