South Africa Government

02/22/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 02/23/2021 00:37

President Cyril Ramaphosa offers condolences to Presidential Spokesperson Ms Khusela Diko

President Cyril Ramaphosa has extended his sincere condolences to Presidential Spokesperson Ms Khusela Diko, on the passing of her husband, senior traditional leader Madzikane II Thandisizwe Diko of the AmaBhaca.

Nkosi Madzikane passed away on Sunday, 21 February 2021 following a brief illness.

The President's thoughts are with Ms Diko and her family - notably Queen Nosizwe Diko and Queen Nolwandle Sangoni - as well as friends and associates of the late Nkosi, and the AmaBhaca more broadly.

Media enquiries: Tyrone Seale, Acting Spokesperson to the President on 083 575 7440 / [email protected](link sends e-mail)