President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Wednesday, 06 July 2022, attend the mass funeral service of 21 young people in East London in the Eastern Cape.
On Sunday, 26 June 2022, 21 teenagers tragically passed away at a tavern in Scenery Park, East London.
The President will be joined by Eastern Cape Premier Oscar Mabuyane and provincial and local government leaders in comforting the families of the deceased youth.
The Mass Funeral Service will take place as follows:
Date: Wednesday, 06 July 2022
Venue: Scenery Park Sports Field, East London
Vincent Magwenya, Spokesperson to the President – 082 835 6315
ISSUED BY THE PRESIDENCY OF THE REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA