Correspondent|Chief Albert Zwelibanzi Gumede the induna/traditional leader of Ndebeles in South Africa passed on in the early hours of Wednesday morning after a short illness is expected to be buries in that country.
According to an invite circulating on social media, Chief Gumede’s funeral service will be held on Thursday at the Hillbrow Recreation centre starting from 16:00 hours. He will then be laid to rest on Saturday 16 March 2019 It is not yet known as to which cemetery he will be laid.
Chief Gumede Funeral service on Thursday
Venue: Recreation centre
Burial day: Saturday 16 March 2019
Place of Burial: JHB
Gumede who was a man whose philanthropic inclinations died due to high blood pressure.
Gumede was controversially crowned chief of the Ndebele people living in South Africa on the 22nd of March 2014. He has been part of the chiefs that have been calling for the restoration of the king of the Ndebele people in Zimbabwe.