Connect with us

World News

Foremost Johannesburg’s first democratic Mayor Isaac Mogase is dead

Published

on

Isaac Mogase foremost Johannesburg’s first democratic Mayor has died.

He died on Wednesday morning. Isaac held the position of first post-apartheid era mayor of the greater Johannesburg between 1995 and 2000.

 

He was an outstanding servant of the city, served as an activist before becoming a councillor and was part of the leadership of the Soweto crisis committee.

Mogase had a pivotal role in the groundwork for local governance Jaburg municipal city development.

“We are saddened as the City of Johannesburg on the passing of the first post-apartheid mayor of the greater Johannesburg metropolitan council, a struggle veteran who joined the African National Congress in Alexandra in the ’50s. He was very active in the National Congress Youth League.”

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

SPORTS

ENTERTAINMENT

HOT NOW!