The late Cllr Sipho Steven Vava was laid to rest on the 26th May 2020 at Tlokweng. Amongst mourners who attended the funeral, there was MEC for Public Works Hon. Oagile Molapisi, Comrade Dakota Legoete, Comrade Hlomani Chauke (IPC coordinator), Executive Mayor of Bojanala District Municipality Cllr Fetsang Molosiwa, Mayor of Moses Kotane Local Municipality Cllr Ralesole Diale, Singlewhip- Cllr Maria Matshaba as well as EXCO members.
The Mayor Cllr Ralesole Diale expressed his sadness and stated that Cllr Vava will always be remembered as a dedicated, hardworking councillor especially on the issues relating to running the municipality & Compliance.
Comrade Chauke described the late Cllr Vava as a dedicated Cadre who showed good leadership qualities since his days in the ANC youth league. He further shared with mourners that the late Cllr Vava joined politics at a young age and continued to work tirelessly to improve the lives of others.
Comrade Dakota Legoete concluded by bidding farewell to Cllr Vava by sharing that due to outbreak of Covid-19, unfortunately many Comrades couldn’t come to pay their last respect. As the ANC we have lost a dedicated and a humble comrade said Comrade Dakota.
Issued by Communications Unit