BREAKING: ANC National Communication Manager Resigns


JOHANNESBURG: The ANC national communication manager, Khusela Diko has resigned with immediate effective, the party has said. 

In a statement issued by the party, “The African National Congress (ANC) regrets to announce the resignation of Comrade Khusela Diko as the National Manager in the ANC Department of Information and Publicity, effective 1 March 2018.” 

“Comrade Khusela has selflessly led the Department with diligence and commitment. We thank her for service to the ANC and wish her well in her future endeavors. We are confident that she is not lost to the overall communications machinery of the ANC,” said the party. 

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Diko is currently the ANC Gauteng Provincial Executive Member (PEC) took up the post in 2016 after Keith Khoza resigned from the post. 

Diko is a long-standing ANC member and has served in various capacities in structures of the ANC, the ANC Youth League and the ANC Women’s League. 

“The ANC has appointed Comrade Donovan Cloete as an Acting National Manager in the Department of Information and Publicity with immediate effect. With vast experience in the Communications industry, the ANC is confident that Comrade Donovan will keep the unit intact and effective. We wish him well in the execution of his duties,” the party added.