NAMAKGALE-The community of Ba-Phalaborwa and beyond gathered at Namakgale Town Hall today, Saturday to bid farewell to Sue-Ellen Wilhemina Pontsho Ngomane. The 31-year-old was stabbed to death in Namakgale Zone C Bosveld area last Saturday, November, 13.
Speaker after speaker described her as an amazing person with a great strong character, with a bubble personality.
The first-born daughter of Suzan Ngomane and Augustine Letsoalo started her schooling at Fordsburg Primary School in Johannesburg and proceeded to Frans du Toit high school in Phalaborwa.Then she later got a scholarship at Mokopane Academy of Sports where she matriculated. She furthered her tertiary studies at Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) where she studied Human Resource Management for a year.
Pontsho is survived by her parents, son Riwa and siblings Dineo, Boitumelo, Boitshepo and Dipuo, Owami and Dimakatso
The residents requested that Edmond Mbetse of Speak Out Phalaborwa to organise a massive march, whereby they also request the presence of the he premier of Limpopo, Stan Mathabatha to come and receive the memorandum.
They further mentioned that they need assistance from the police to help them combat crime.