Johannesburg, Sunday, 05 November 2017-It is with great sadness to announce the passing of Mr Sizwe Vilakazi, the SABC’s Head of Legal Services. Mr Vilakazi was shot dead last night.
The SABC Board, management and staff of the SABC would like to send heartfelt condolences to the Vilakazi family and friends. Mr Vilakazi will be remembered for his immense contribution at the SABC. He was dedicated to his work and entrusted with a huge responsibility of heading the SABC’s Legal Division.
He served the organisation in the following capacities:
Mr Vilakazi was a remarkable legal mind with an exceptional intuition and work ethic. He led the corporation’s legal division with unsurpassed talent and perseverance. He executed his duties without compromising the organization’s core values.
His meaningful contribution to the SABC will remain and continue to inspire all who knew him in his personal and professional space.
He will be deeply missed and may his soul rest in peace.
The details of his memorial and funeral service will be announced in due course.
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