IN spite of many setbacks we find ourselves in time and again, we wrap up the third quarter of our financial year full of courage and hope thanks to the Easter spirit.
Matatiele mourns the passing of a people’s liberation soldier.
Mr Setsubi was born in Hardenberg and did his primary schooling at
Cde Charles was a veteran of our struggle and a tireless activist, who was a well of wisdom. As the municipality, we have benefited from this true revolutionary and a man of integrity. Cde Setsubi served our people as a member of the Central Executive Committee (CEC) of the South African Communist Party (SACP).
He played a critical role in the education sector where he started teaching in 1972 at Lehana SSS and went to
In exile, he served as a senior staff officer and uMkhonto we Sizwe Military Intelligence Officer at the headquarters in
An intellectual in his own right, Charles held, amongst his numerous qualifications, a Masters of Arts in Political Science, Diploma in Education from the University of Fort Hare in the early 1970s and a Masters in Education. Charles was buried on Saturday, March 24 at
May his revolutionary soul rest in peace.
As we tap into the supernatural power, let us all pray for harmony, unity and prosperity in our beautiful country. I wish you tranquillity and joy over this special period. May safety and peace prevail throughout this Easter season.