22 July 2013
The IFP in Gauteng has learned with shock and
sadness of the tragic passing of the MEC of Economic
Development, Mr. Nkonsiphendule Kolisile.
For the IFP in the province the untimely
passing is a loss to the entire Gauteng Provincial Government in
particular and the nation of South Africa at large."
"MEC Kolisile is deserving of all our praises.
He was constantly a true professional and dedicated to his
duties. He will be sorely missed by the entire nation,” said IFP
Caucus Leader in the Gauteng Provincial Legislature, Bonginkosi
Dhlamini added that the IFP in Gauteng mourns
the loss of this servant of the people who had just began on his
journey and promised to be a great leader to the citizens of
"He was not simply a MEC, but his life's work
was entirely dedicated for this country he loved. His ability to
effortlessly work together with opposition parties in the
Gauteng Legislature proved his non dogmatism and candidness to
work for the good of the province," said Dhlamini.
"On behalf of the IFP in Gauteng we would like
to convey our sincerest condolences to his family, friends and
colleagues who were still expecting more from this leader of a
rare breed. May God comfort them during this difficult time and
give them courage to celebrate the legacy that this late
stalwart soldier leaves behind," he concluded
IFP Caucus Leader in the Gauteng
Provincial Legislature; Bonginkosi Dhlamini; 071 622 7523
IFP Media Liaison Officer, Musa Ngobeni; 079
412 9757/011 489 6401