JOHANNESBURG: The handover to takes place at 12:00 according to a statement issued on Tuesday night by the party’s spokesperson.
The handover to takes place at 12:00 according to a statement issued on Tuesday night by the party’s spokesperson.
It follows the undertaking made to the Seipei family during Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s funeral. Significantly, the handover coincides with Madikizela-Mandela’s birthday, who would have turned 82 on Wednesday. Madikizela-Mandela died on 2 April.
Seipei was 14-years-old when he was found dead near Madikizela-Mandela’s Soweto house in 1989, after being tortured following allegations that he was an apartheid police spy.
According to reports, it was alleged that he was spying on Madikizela-Mandela and was seen as a threat.
Magashule will further outline the organisation’s 10-day mourning period in memory of the late ANC national executive committee member Edna Molewa, who passed away on Saturday.