The Inkatha Freedom Party has expressed shock at the death of its senior leader in KwaZulu-Natal, Mbangiseni Yengwa.
He was a local councillor at the Umvoti Local Municipality.
In his lifetime, Yengwa occupied various senior positions within the party. These include being the chairperson of the IFP in KZN, the mayor of the Umzinyathi District Municipality as well as being a speaker of the Umvoti Local Municipality.
IFP’s provincial chairperson Thami Ntuli, says: “We have received the sad news of the passing of the former chairperson of the IFP in KZN with shock and we are praying for the family and his second family which is the IFP. We also pray for the municipality where he was working and we have sent a team to the family today so that they meet with the them to send our condolences and to be part of the (funeral) arrangements.”