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Police Minister to deliver keynote address of memorial service of four Eastern Cape members killed in horrific car crash

EASTERN CAPE – The Police Minister, General Bheki Cele will on Thursday, 06 May 2021, pay homage to the fallen SAPS members killed in a car accident on 25 April 2021 outside Engcobo.

Constables Lungelo Nogqala, Frank Mkhuseli Lila, Buqaqawuli Nyembezi and Secretary Ntombikayise Priscilla Landu were stationed at the Alfred Nzo and OR Tambo districts respectively.

The four officers and a civilian who also perished in the accident, were returning from the Chris Hani District, where they had completed crime prevention operations and awareness campaigns.

Minister Cele will join SAPS management in the province in giving these members a befitting farewell at a mass memorial service.

Members of the media are invited to attend the event.

Date: 06 May 2021

Time: 10:00

Venue: SAPS Academy Umtata

Source: South African Police Service