Me­mo­rial held for Sharks Board em­ploy­ees

Zululand Observer - Monday - - ZO NEWS -

A me­mo­rial ser­vice was held in Dur­ban on Thurs­day in re­mem­brance of Richard Gumede and Mandla Gumede

It was at­tended by var­i­ous dig­ni­taries, in­clud­ing

Act­ing MEC for Eco­nomic Devel­op­ment, Tourism and En­vi­ron­men­tal Af­fairs, Mx­olisi Kaunda.

‘We share in your pain and unimag­in­able per­sonal loss,’ Kaunda told the fam­i­lies of the de­ceased.

He said the gov­ern­ment would help the fam­i­lies ac­cess psy­choso­cial ser­vices.

‘I have also learned that Gumede was an ex­pe­ri­enced and dec­o­rated worker, who for the past eight years has been win­ning awards for his stel­lar work and up­hold­ing high safety stan­dards.

Kaunda said the KZN

Sharks Board should con­sider in­tro­duc­ing an award named af­ter Gumede to hon­our his legacy.

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