The late Comrade Eric "Stalin" Mtshali: Memorial and funeral services details
16 October 2018
Comrade Eric "Stalin" Mtshali (84), former Member of Parliament, former Ward Councillor, former Deputy Commissioner of Crime Intelligence in the Province of Moses Mabhida, passed away on Friday, 12 October 2018.
Comrade Stalin was a recipient of the SACP Moses Kotane Award and therefore a lifetime Central Committee Member of the Party, the National Order of Mendi for Bravery in Silver, and the Order of Lenin.
The memorial and funeral services for the veteran leader of the SACP, ANC, uMkhonto weSizwe, progressive civic movement, progressive trade union movement and the World Federation of Trade Unions (WFTU), are scheduled to take place as follows:
Date: Friday, 19 October 2018
Venue: Durban City Hall, Durban
SACP speaker: Comrade Chris Matlhako, Party Second Deputy General Secretary
WFTU Speaker: Comrade Mzwandile Makwayiba, WFTU President, also Nehawu President
Representatives of the ANC-headed Alliance will address the memorial service.
Date: Sunday, 21 October 2018
Venue: Sugar Ray Xulu Stadium, Clermont
SACP speaker: Comrade Blade Nzimande, Party General Secretary
WFTU speaker: Comrade George Mavrikos, WFTU General Secretary
Representatives of the ANC-headed Alliance will address the funeral service.
Lindiwe Mtshali, Family Spokesperson
Mobile: 072 356 1894
Msizi Nhlapho, SACP Moses Mabhida Second Deputy Provincial Secretary
Mobile: 060 788 6211
Nomcebo Msomi, SACP Communications Team Member
Mobile: 076 969 5897