Daily Archives: November 27, 2019

President to deliver the eulogy at the funeral of late King Sigcawu

President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Friday, 29 November 2019, deliver the eulogy at the Special Official Funeral of His Majesty the late King Zwelonke Mpendulo Sigcawu.

President Ramaphosa has honoured the late King Zwelonke Mpendulo Sigcawu by declaring a Special Official Funeral Category 1 for His Majesty.

His Majesty became King of amaXhosa in 2006 and led his people until his passing on Thursday, 14 November 2019.

He was also the first King in South Africa to be crowned in 2015 after the democratic recognition of traditional leadership.

The King's funeral will feature military ceremonial elements in accordance with the Category 1 status of this occasion.

President Ramaphosa has ordered that the National Flag fly at half-mast throughout the country from Monday, 25 November 2019 until the evening of Friday, 29 November 2019.

Source: The Presidency Republic of South Africa

Sentenced for rape in Galeshewe

GALESHEWE- A good sentence was received for House breaking and Rape, in the Galeshewe Regional Court, recently. On 29 August 2017 the 24-year-old female victim was sleeping in her shanty when the accused broke down the door and raped her, before fleein… read more