The late National Freedom Party leader Zanele kaMagwaza-Msibi will be laid to rest on Saturday.
kaMagwaza-Msibi went into cardiac arrest on Monday at a Durban hospital where she had been admitted for medical treatment.
On Friday, the presidency declared a special category two for her funeral which will take place at the old Kwazulu-Natal provincial legislature in Ulundi.
She was widely described as a community builder and an advocate for women and children’s rights.
President Cyril Ramaphosa said she was a fearless and exemplary leader.
KwaZulu-Natal Premier Sihle Zikalala was expected to deliver the eulogy on the woman many held dear.
In other news – Another Skeem Saam actor has died
Tributes are pouring in for Skeem Saam actor Letlalo Mankabidi. Skeem Saam confirmed his passing last night on social media.
Letlalo made his appearance on the show as John Maputla’s representative after John found out that Zamokuhle also known as Kwaito is his son. “Rest In Eternal Peace ntate Letlalo Mankabidi Our deepest condolences go out to his beloved family,” read Skeem Saam’s post on Instagram. Learn more