The funeral service of the late Cllr Ranko Motlhaga was held today at Moruleng.
Family, friends and colleagues came to pay their last respect to the late PR councilor of Moses Kotane Local Municipality.
Amongst the dignitaries that attended the funeral were, Kgosi Nyalala Pilane, Mayor of Moses Kotane Local Municipality Cllr Ralesole Diale, Acting Speaker Cllr Lucky Moate ,The Municipal Manager Mr Mokopane Letsoalo, Acting Director for corporate services Director Mr Segale Kotsedi, Single Whip Cllr Maria Matshaba, MPAC chairperson Cllr Thomas Manganye,MMC for Infrastructure and Technical Services Cllr Bushy Manganye, MMC for LED Cllr Nketu Nkotswe, MMC for finance Cllr Lawrence Kapari, Cllr Phadie Nqothula, Cllr Radiokana and Cllr Neo Ruele.
During the time of his death, Cllr Motlhaga served as a PR councilor from AIC political party.He was also a member of the Municipal Public Accounts Committee (MPAC).
People who were speaking at the funeral,his family and friends, described him as someone who was passionate about development in his community, and as someone who loved education . He was also described as someone who was proud of his culture and heritage.
Mayor Cllr Ralesole Diale said, “To the family, friends and the entire community of MKLM, this is not a loss only to the family as the MKLM we also lost someone who was dedicated to his work, in the MPAC committee. We are deeply sending our sincere condolences to his children and entire family of Motlhaga.
Kgosi Pilane, remarks, said that he was a very proud Mokgatla and very proud of his people, he wanted to see development in our area. He was an exceptional father who raised and educated his children. Let’s thank God for his life.
Issued by Communications Unit