Honoring the Late Honorable Joe Mpisi: Gauteng Legislature Commemorates a Life of Service – A Comprehensive Overview

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On May 18, 2023, the Gauteng Provincial Legislature (GPL) will hold a Special House Sitting to celebrate the life and contributions of the late Honorable Joe Mpisi, who was an elected Member of the Provincial Legislature (MPL). Hon. Mpisi’s sudden passing on May 12, 2023, due to a prolonged illness was a great loss to the community he had served with dedication and passion, especially as the Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Education.

Remembering Hon. Joe Mpisi’s Contributions

Hon. Mpisi was highly regarded for his dedication, wisdom, and leadership in the political community, and his impact on the lives of countless individuals will be remembered for years to come. In order to pay a fitting tribute to his life and contributions, the GPL has organized a series of commemorative events, including a Special House Sitting, a memorial service, and a funeral.

The Schedule of Events

  1. Special House Sitting
  2. Date: Thursday, 18 May 2023
  3. Time: 10:00
  4. Venue: Gauteng Provincial Legislature

The Special House Sitting will be a gathering of political leaders, friends, and family to reflect on the remarkable life and career of Hon. Mpisi. The event will be accessible through live streaming on YouTube and Facebook, providing an opportunity for people from different locations to join the tribute remotely.

  1. Memorial Service
  2. Date: Thursday, 18 May 2023
  3. Time: 14:00
  4. Venue: City Hall

Following the Special House Sitting, a memorial service will be held at City Hall for those who wish to pay their respects and remember the incredible impact Hon. Mpisi had on their lives. Similar to the Special House Sitting, the memorial service will also be available for viewing through live streaming on YouTube and Facebook.

  1. Funeral
  2. Date: Saturday, 20 May 2023
  3. Time: 8:00
  4. Venue: Change Bible Church in Katlehong

A funeral service will be held at the Change Bible Church in Katlehong as the final send-off for Hon. Mpisi. Those who wish to bid their final farewells may attend in person or view the service through live streaming on YouTube and Facebook.

Contact Information

Individuals interested in interviewing the GPL Speaker may contact Mr. Thebe Khumalo (Cell: 072 266 1021) or Ms. Thabisile Nzuke (Cell: 082 619 4411).

The events organized by the Gauteng Provincial Legislature to commemorate the life and achievements of the late Honorable Joe Mpisi are a testament to the profound impact he had on the community and individuals he touched. While his passing marks a significant loss, the celebration of his life through these events will undoubtedly serve as a source of inspiration for others to carry on his legacy of dedication, service, and leadership in the years to come.

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