Thembinkosi Mbamba memorial set for Thursday
JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s Nedbank Cup champions TS Galaxy this week revealed a memorial service would be held for their Thembinkosi “Bashin” Mbamba Thursday.
Mbamba, one of the stars who took TS Galaxy to a history-making Nedbank Cup final triumph with a 1-0 win over fallen South African cup kings, Kaizer Chiefs three weekends ago, passed on following a car accident in the early hours of Saturday, May 18.
TS Galaxy revealed in a statement Tuesday that a memorial service would be held for the player at the Duduza Multi-Purpose Centre, Ekurhuleni from 12pm-5pm Thursday, while the funeral service will be conducted at the same venue at 8am-11:30am Saturday.
“The funeral procession will proceed to Nigel Cemetery where Thembinkosi will be laid to rest.”