Christelle du Toit
1 minute read
30 Dec 2020
1:06 pm

Lotteries Commission chair Prof Bongani Khumalo succumbs to Covid-19 complications

Christelle du Toit

Khumalo previously worked with the South African Red Cross Society, Eskom, and the School of Business Leadership at the University of South Africa (Unisa), and was a former SABC and Anglo Platinum board member. 

Prof Bongani Khumalo died from Covid-19 related complications at Morningside Hospital on Wednesday. Picture: Twitter.

The National Lotteries Commission (NLC) says it is saddened by the passing of Prof Bongani Khumalo, chairperson of the second national lottery operator, Gidani.

Khumalo died from Covid-19 related complications at Morningside Hospital on Wednesday morning.

NLC Commissioner, Thabang Mampane sent condolences to Khumalo’s family.

Mampane said the NLC “is richer for having worked with him, a consummate strategist and captain of industry.”

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Khumalo previously worked with the South African Red Cross Society, Eskom, and the School of Business Leadership at the University of South Africa (Unisa), and was a former SABC and Anglo Platinum board member.

 

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