Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s new chief executive officer has called it quits‚ less than a year after taking the reins at the Chapter 9 institution.
The office of the Public Protector confirmed on Tuesday that Themba Dlamini‚ who filled the vacancy left by advocate Louisa Zondo in March‚ has resigned.
Mkhwebane’s spokesperson‚ Cleopatra Mosana‚ said Dlamini cited personal reasons for not being able to stay for his fixed five-year term.
Dlamini served as the CEO of the Independent Communications Authority of SA as well as the National Gambling Board.
He was also the deputy director-general responsible for corporate services and governance at the Department of Science and Technology.