President Jacob Zuma has conveyed his heartfelt condolences on the passing of four women who passed away on Saturday, 19 November 2016, in a tragic boat accident in Hartbeespoort Dam in North West province.
The four were reportedly attending end of year parties of their respective employer companies.
"It's sad that people who came together to promote good working relations at their place of employment met their end in such a tragic manner. We convey our heartfelt condolences to families and relatives of the victims. Our prayers and thoughts are with them in this difficult period. May their souls rest in peace," President Zuma said.
President Zuma has also wished all injured passengers a speedy recovery.
Source: Government Of South Africa