19 May 2013
It is with shock and sadness that the IFP has
learned of the passing of the popular and renowned SABC
journalist, Mr Vuyo Mbuli.
The IFP's National Council said that his
untimely passing is a loss to the entire journalism fraternity.
"Mr Mbuli deserves to be praised. He was
always a true professional; talented, insightful and passionate.
Mr Mbuli was an admired and respected journalist. He will be
sorely missed by the entire nation," said Ms Sibongile Nkomo, the IFP's
Nkomo added that the IFP will mourn the loss
of this great journalist and a patriotic South African.
"He was not simply a journalist, but his
life's work was for this country he loved. His contribution was
not limited to journalism, but he was involved in every sector
of our society, giving his contribution of leadership to bring
change, improvement and growth," said Nkomo.
On behalf of the IFP, Ms Nkomo conveyed the
"Of course, the deepest loss and the greatest
pain, is reserved for his family. On behalf of the Inkatha
Freedom Party, I offer the Mbuli family, his friends and the
SABC our sympathy and support. May God comfort them during this
difficult time," concluded Nkomo.
ISSUED BY MS SIBONGILE NKOMO
ON BEHALF OF THE IFP NATIONAL COUNCIL
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