Jolidee Matongo Death : Johannesburg Mayor Killed in car accident.

By | September 18, 2021

Jolidee Matongo Death  :  Johannesburg Mayor Killed in car accident.

We are sad to report that Newly elected City of Johannesburg Mayor ,  Jolidee Matongo has died. Mr Matongo was involved in a fatal car accident after the ANC program in Soweto which was led by party President Cyril Ramaphosa. 

His death was confirmed by several news sources on social media on social media on September 19. 2021.

Matongo took the Johannesburg City top post onthe 10th of August this year following the death of former mayor Geoff Makhubo.Matongo was born in Soweto, south of Johannesburg, his parents are Zimbabwean migrants.
Prior to his election as mayor, he served as the member of the mayoral committee (MMC) for finance under his predecessor, Geoff Makhubo, who died from COVID-19 complications. He was a member of the African National Congress.
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Moments before the accident the Mayor had interactions with newsmen.

Condolences – Comments and Reactions.

Thabile Dlamini wrote
Life is so short and fragile – no one would have ever thought this was his last day on earth
But I still stand by my motto: you live once, and if you do it right, once is enough.
Khwezi JnrProf Mawombe wrote
What a sad evening. Rest in Peace Comrade Mayor of The City of Johannesburg Jolidee Matongo. He passed on in a terrible car accident. He was with President Cyril Ramaphosa and Premier David Makhura today doing Local Government Elections Campaign for the African National Congress in Soweto. He was elected and appointed as a Mayor on the 10th of August 2021. At the time of his passing on he was a Mayor and still pursuing his Masters Degree in Public Management at Management College of Southern Africa(MANCOSA). May God be with his family in these sad and painful times. A big tree has fallen. Siyibolekiwe impilo.


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