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President Ramaphosa approves Provincial Official Funeral for Moses Duma

Duma, who passed away last Friday after a long illness, has been described as a humble, disciplined and selfless leader who made a significant contribution and distinguished himself in his service to the people of South Africa and the North West Provincial Government in particular.


Devdiscourse News Desk
Updated: 30-11-2018 17:49 IST
President Ramaphosa approves Provincial Official Funeral for Moses Duma

In line with the Special Provincial Official Funeral, the President has ordered that the National Flag be flown at half-mast at all flag posts in the North West Province on the day of Duma’s funeral service. (Image credit: geograph)

President Cyril Ramaphosa has approved the request by the North West Provincial Government for the late Ndleleni Moses Duma to be accorded a Special Provincial Official Funeral (Category 2).

The funeral will take place on Saturday at Ikageng stadium in Potchefstroom from 07h00.

North West Premier Tebogo Job Mokgoro will deliver a eulogy at the funeral service.

In line with the Special Provincial Official Funeral, the President has ordered that the National Flag be flown at half-mast at all flag posts in the North West Province on the day of Duma's funeral service.

Duma, who passed away last Friday after a long illness, has been described as a humble, disciplined and selfless leader who made a significant contribution and distinguished himself in his service to the people of South Africa and the North West Provincial Government in particular.

At the time of his passing, 60-year-old Duma was a Member of the Provincial Legislature.

(With Inputs from South African Government Press Release)

COUNTRY : South Africa