[IN PICS] Friends and industry heavyweights attend special send-off for XG
8 days ago
Friends, family and industry heavyweights paid their respects to veteran broadcaster Xolani Gwala.
Mourners gathered at the Family Church in Randburg on Thursday morning at a special send-off arranged by his Primedia family.
It's part of several memorial services that have been held in Gwala's honour before he's laid to rest in KwaZulu-Natal on Saturday.
There have been many speakers at XG's memorial service – including programme director 702 Breakfast host Bongani Bingwa, Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi, Communications Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams, fellow broadcasters Robert Marawa and Azania Mosaka, Primedia Group CEO Omar Essack, SABC's head of news Phathiswa Magopeni and more.
This article first appeared on 702 : [IN PICS] Friends and industry heavyweights attend special send-off for XG