The special official provincial funeral service of former MEC for Education, Johannes Tselapedi is underway in the Civic Centre in Mahikeng in the North West.
Tselapedi died on Sunday following a short illness. He was 65-years-old.
Tselapedi was a former member of the executive of the North West Provincial Government.
At the time of his death, he was a councillor at Ngaka Modiri Molema District municipality as well as a member of the ANC’s Interim Provincial Committee in the North West.