President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced that the late Minister in the Presidency Jackson Mthembu will be honoured with an Official Funeral Category 1 at his home in Emalahleni, Mpumalanga, this Sunday.
Mthembu passed away yesterday from COVID-related complications.
The national flag will be flown at half-mast at every flag station in the
country from tomorrow morning until Sunday.
In a statement the Presidency says Mthembu contributed immensely to the liberation struggle and occupied several strategic and leadership roles in the democratic South Africa.
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