Speaking to TimesLIVE, Mkhize said she had no idea how the post came about.
“It was not me who posted that thing. I was sleeping when a call came ... from the provincial secretary Bheki Mtolo, who asked me what is this I have posted on Facebook.
“I asked him what he was talking about and he told me about the post ... I apologised and told him it was definitely not me and that I think my account was hacked.
“I also said to him I cannot be that clumsy as a member of the newly-elected PEC. Then he said, 'thank you, maMkhize'. He was just checking if the post was authentic.”
She claimed her phone was lying around and doesn’t have a pin.
“I think they are trying to assassinate my character and tarnish my name because I made it into the PEC.”
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