Hlaudi Motsoeneng has been dismissed by the SABC after he was found guilty in an internal disciplinary hearing.
He was found guilty of bringing the SABC into disrepute and causing irreparable damage to his employer.
The board agreed and this has been communicated to Motsoeneng.
Motsoeneng face charges of bringing the SABC into disrepute and causing irreparable damage to his employer.
The charges related to his four-hour long press briefing on April 19, where he defended his "90% local" policy.
He also criticised the parliamentary ad-hoc committee charged with looking at the former board and interim board member Krish Naidoo.