President Cyril Ramaphosa has expressed deep sorrow over the death of former Johannesburg Mayor Mfo Murano.
Moran died of his injuries at Milpark Hospital in Johannesburg on Wednesday night after a car accident last week.
He is the second mayor of Johannesburg to die in a car crash after his predecessor, Jolidi Matong, last year.
Moran also claimed the post of ANC chairman Gautenga at the party’s election conference to be held later this month.
President Ramaphosa once considered Mfo Merano the best mayor of Johannesburg, and after the news of his death, the president said he would miss his contribution to his political home – the ANC and the development of Johannesburg as one of South Africa’s countries. Important economic and cultural centers of Africa.
The family has not yet decided on the day of the funeral
Meanwhile, the Muran family says the details of his funeral have not yet been determined.
Family spokesman Mike Mail says: “His family has been at bed since he was in the hospital until the last minute and they are still with him while we talk. There will be an announcement of the program about what will happen and the details of the funeral, how condolences can be delivered and all other important issues will be reported in due course. “
VIDEO | The family confirms the death of the former mayor of Joburg:
Additional report by Nteba Mokoba.