Former journalist Mbulelo Sisulu dies

Former journalist and councillor, Mbulelo Sisulu.

Shock and messages of condolences are pouring in after the death of former journalist and councillor, Mbulelo Sisulu (44).

Sisulu died on Tuesday this week after a short illness at Gqeberha Hospital. This former journalist was born in Vonqo village in Dutywa. He died as an ANC councillor under Mbhashe Municipality, after winning the Local Government Elections held in November last year.

Sisulu studied Journalism in Gqeberha. He used to be a presenter at the local radio station, Khanya FM in Butterworth. He wrote for many newspapers including I’solezwe lesiXhosa. He has also written for the Daily Sun, Die Burger, Move Magazine and GroundUp.

He leaves behind his wife and children. Funeral arrangements have not been announced.

Rest in peace, Tshawe!