His next spell in demand of Bafana Bafana comes to an end just months after South Africa arrived at the quarter-finals of the new Nations Cup.
The campaign in Egypt involved a win above the hosts in the final 16.
“I truly feel it’s time for another person else to consider more than and I have made the decision to resign from my situation. It is my individual final decision,” he explained.
“Going to Afcon, this squad experienced not missing in a calendar year, something that was not uncomplicated taking into consideration we were being introducing new gamers.
“I’ve preferred not to place fingers and I will chorus from that. Choosing not to reply some misleading media protection is a thing which is also challenging to do.”
Bafana Bafana scraped into the previous 16 regardless of dropping two of their 3 team matches.
South Africa upset Egypt 1- only to lose just after a goalkeeping blunder in the previous minute to Nigeria in the quarter-final.
Baxter gained 14 of 30 matches in his second stint, drawing six and getting rid of 10.
Baxter is now the ninth coach to go away his job subsequent the Africa Cup of Nations finals previous thirty day period.
He follows Clarence Seedorf (Cameroon), Javier Aguirre (Egypt), Paul Put (Guinea), Herve Renard (Morocco), Ricardo Mannetti (Namibia), Emanuel Amunike (Tanzania), Sebastien Desabre (Uganda) and Sunday Chidzambwa of Zimbabwe in both quitting, coming to the stop of their contracts or being fired.