Clicks group on Tuesday evening confirmed during a statement that one among its non-executive director, Nonkululeko Gobodo has resigned.
Nonkululeko Gobodo resignation was effective from Monday.
She stated that her resignation was as a results of personal reasons.
Her resignation comes after she told the media that she had warned Clicks of the type of message they send to their black customers amidst the racist ad saga.
“My daughter had educated me on brands not understanding their black customers, so with this data i used to be asking the executives, ‘how does one ask your black customers?’” Gobodo said as at then.
The group thanked Gobodo for her valuable insight to the board and therefore the audit and risk committee.
“We would really like to thank Nonku for her valuable insights and contribution to the board and to the audit and risk committee over the past three years, and need her every success in her present and future undertakings,” said chairperson David Nurek.
The senior executive liable for the controversial ad also resigned last week.