The SABC Board says its decision to dismiss its Chief Operations Officer, Chris Maroleng, is a step towards restoring stability and bringing order in the public broadcaster.
The SABC welcomed members of the newly reconstituted SABC Board to the corporation on Tuesday.
Media expert and academic Jane Duncan says one of the most important tasks which the SABC Board needs to undertake, is to finalise the editorial policies.
Political parties have welcomed the appointment of eight new board members to fill vacancies on the SABC board.
President Cyril Ramaphosa says he hopes that the SABC Board will be able to provide the necessary and strategic support to the public broadcaster and its employees.