Khusela Diko News

Khoisan will continue to camp outside Union Buildings until their demands are met

News24 recently reported that Presidency spokesperson Khusela Diko said the Khoisan demands were "complex matters which the group wants government to address instantly".

News 24 , South Africa Jan 19, 2019

Ramaphosa orders Umgeni Water probe

Presidential spokesperson Khusela Diko said the president had authorised a proclamation giving the SIU authority to investigate “allegations of unauthorised, irregular, fruitless and wasteful expenditure and loss incurred by the Umgeni board or the state”.

IOL , South Africa Jan 18, 2019

Ramaphosa to meet security cluster depts, Eskom sustainability task team

The Presidency’s Khusela Diko says President Ramaphosa made a commitment in his Sona in 2018 to visit every government department.

EWN , South Africa Jan 14, 2019

Jeff Radebe is acting president in Ramaphosa and Mabuza's absence

"The Minister of Energy Jeff Radebe, has been appointed the acting president of the Republic of South Africa until President Cyril Ramaphosa returns from his working visit to the Republic of Mozambique," Ramaphosa's spokesperson Khusela Diko said in a statement.

IOL , South Africa Jan 14, 2019

Congolese in SA rejoicing at prospect of return to DRC after 'landmark' election

Ramaphosa "noted the provisional results" released by the DRC's electoral commission, his spokesperson Khusela Diko said in a statement released on Thursday.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 12, 2019

Parties push for signing of funding bill

Spokesperson for Ramaphosa, Khusela Diko, said they had indicated that the president was consulting with various stakeholders before signing the bill into law.

IOL , South Africa Jan 12, 2019

Khoisan refuse to budge from Union Buildings

“We are saying that it can never be right for the chiefs to be dictated to by government in the history of African communities.” The spokesperson in the presidency, Khusela Diko, said the office of the president was engaging with the Khoisan, despite having already advised them to raise their demands at appropriate forums facilitated by Parliament to influence policy, but yesterday they said they would not budge, as those forums did not address the issues they had.

IOL , South Africa Jan 4, 2019

#FeesMustFall activists deliver memorandum to Presidency after two-week trek

Presidency spokesperson Khusela Diko said then that there were clear processes in place for those seeking presidential pardons, and that the president could not interfere with the prosecutorial decisions of the National Prosecuting Authority.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 3, 2019

Thieves steal lobola cattle of newly-wed presidential spokesperson

Newly-wed presidential spokesperson Khusela Diko has become the latest stock-theft victim after 24 cattle, paid as lobola for her, were stolen in Mthatha in the Eastern Cape.

Times Live , South Africa Jan 3, 2019

Presidency receives amnesty memorandum for Fees Must Fall activists

In a statement, Presidency spokesperson Khusela Diko said Presidency Director-General Dr Cassius Lubisi met the delegation.

IOL , South Africa Jan 2, 2019