10 November 2020
The Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) MEC Sipho Hlomuka has learned with shock and sadness of the passing of Inkosi Kusakusa Teasington Mkhize (70) of Isimahla Traditional Council in the eThekwini Metro.
Inkosi Mkhize passed away this morning.
Cogta MEC Sipho Hlomuka has expressed his condolences to the family of Inkosi and to the Traditional Community who have lost an exceptional servant leader who consistently put the interests of his community first.
“The institution of traditional leadership in our province has lost a fountain of wisdom from whom many of the younger amakhosi learned a lot from. His passing leaves a deep void within the institution. We express condolences to His Majesty who has lost in Mkhize a dependant steward who unified Isimahla community” said Hlomuka.
Hlomuka has despatched senior officials within the department to be with the family and assist them with the preparations for laying Inkosi to his final resting place.
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