Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) MEC Sipho Hlomuka yesterday paid his respects to the family of the late Inkosi Sifiso Derrick Cele, 47, of the KwaCele Traditional Council in the uMdoni Local Municipality.
Inkosi Cele was assassinated on Wednesday evening by unknown gunmen who raided his house and opened fire on Inkosi fatally wounding him.
MEC Hlomuka visited to households of Inkosi Cele in Dududu, where he paid his respects to the family of Inkosi.
During the visit MEC Hlomuka condemned the senseless attack on Inkosi and called for law enforcement agencies to leave no stone unturned in pursuit of those that murdered Inkosi.
In the visit, MEC Hlomuka was accompanied by the Mayor of the uMdoni Local Municipality Cllr S.T Khathi and the Chairperson of the Ugu Local House of Traditional Leaders Inkosi Shinga.