Teachers and learners from Pholosho secondary school paid their last respect to Sibusiso Mabaso during a memorial service that was held earlier today at AlexSankopano Community Centre in Alexandra.
He started teaching at Pholosho in 2012, Mabaso was found dead on Sunday evening by his family in what is suspected to be suicide.
Mabaso’s friend and colleague, Florina Hlongwane described Mabaso as a dedicated and punctual teacher who loved his work, “Mabaso stayed in Spruitview but was at work by 6:45 in the morning”, Hlongwane said.
Former learner of Pholosho, Mbali Nkosi recounts memories of Mabaso when she was still at the school, ” he taught me isizulu with passion and I ended up being one of his favourite learners”, she added. According to Hlongwane, Mabaso will be buried on Saturday 23 September in Ekurhuleni
#AlexFMNews Shirley Mathakga