President Cyril Ramaphosa has declared a Special Official Funeral Category 2 in honour of Joseph Shabalala, the late founder of choral group Ladysmith Black Mambazo.
Grade 10 learner Kelebogile Molopyane will be laid to rest in Tshwane. The 16-year-old has been described as a strong-willed and dedicated teenager at a memorial service at Ferndale High School in Randburg.
Tens of thousands of Kenyans gathered at an open-air stadium on Tuesday for the state funeral of Daniel Arap Moi, the country’s longest-serving president, who died last week aged 95.
Leticia Jansen’s funeral service is underway at Khuthala Hostel Hall, in Germiston, East Rand. Jansen went missing on Wednesday last week before her body was found two days later in an open veld near the N17 East of Johannesburg. The 14-year-old had been stabbed, raped and burnt.
The funeral service for businessman Dr Richard Maponya will take place at the University of Johannesburg Soweto Campus from 8 o’clock on Tuesday morning.