ADVERTORIALKhayelihle Funeral Services empowers members

2015-12-16 06:00
PHOTOS: SUPPLIED  ABOVE: Zamokwakhe Jeremiah Cele is the proud owner of a Dutsan Go he won at   Khayelihle Funeral Services competition.

PHOTOS: SUPPLIED ABOVE: Zamokwakhe Jeremiah Cele is the proud owner of a Dutsan Go he won at Khayelihle Funeral Services competition.

Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

HAVING lost hope of ever owning a car 45-year-old Zamokwakhe Jeremiah Cele was surprised when it was announced that he was the winner of a brand car at the Khayelihle Funeral Services’ 10th birthday celebration at the weekend.

The event was held at Harry Gwala Stadium on Sunday when Cele’s key opened a Datsun Go.

“I had written off owning a car in my lifetime … but little did I know that God has another plan for me.

“People struggle with car repayments and at times end up losing their assets and for me, through being a Khayelihle Funeral services policy holder, I have a free car,” said the Unit 18 resident.

He has been with Khayelihle since 2012.

The second winner of another Datsun Go was 35-year-old Nompumelelo Immaculate Khanyile from Unit 18 Imbali whose key opened the car and when it did, she collapsed.

Medical teams had to monitor her before she regained her composure and sang a song of triumph­.

“When I first heard about the competition in March, I knew then that God would be on my side and I even named the
car Izibusiso - my blessings. Every time I passed Khayelihle head office, I would always say ‘come December the car is mine’,” said Khanyile .

Another 50 policy holders won R2 000 each, totalling R100 000 in prize money as was promised­ by Khayelihle management.

On the day Khayelihle unveiled a surprise third vehicle, Chrysler Voyager, which it gave to the Msunduzi Disabled Club, the members of which are wheelchair-bound athletes.

From working with the club over the years, Khayelihle saw the need to be of assistance and make it easy for club members to get around.

Norman Mkhize of Norman Driving School offered fuel for the club’s travelling.

John Hall of AB Hall, the 100 Capital Race organiser, was also at the event.

Renowned Pastor Sthembiso Zondo gave an inspiring talk and music was also the order of the day. – Supplied.

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.
NEXT ON NEWS24X

Inside News24

 
ADVERTORIAL
Competition regulation for a growing and inclusive economy

ADVERTORIAL: The Competition Commission of South Africa is conducting advocacy work in the South African automotive aftermarket industry and has gazetted a Draft Code of Conduct for public comment.

/News
 

How to open a beer bottle without an opener

Do the right thing and never be thirsty again…

 
 

You won't want to miss...

WATCH: Man films himself going down water slide upside down as things go very wrong…
WATCH: Conor McGregor: Notorious the trailer
Best date night restaurants in South Africa
WATCH: Ryan Reynolds offers fans a free tattoo in new Deadpool 2 teaser
Traffic Alerts
Traffic
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.