Eastern Cape SAPS bids farewell and pays #FinalSalute to late Constable Nkosiphendule Pongco

Senior police officials from the SAPS National Head Office and Provincial headquarters have joined the Libode community and Pongco family attending the funeral of one of our fallen members who was fatally wounded during Engcobo police station attack last month.

Deputy National Commissioner of Policing, Lieutenant General Masemola and Major General Mathontsi are part of the leadership of the delegation representing the Ministry of Police and National Commissioner’s office.

The Eastern Cape Provincial Commissioner, Lieutenant General Ntshinga is also in attendance accompanied by senior police management and Deputy Provincial Commissioners namely, Major General Dlani, Major General Dyantyi and Major General Nqamqhele.

The funeral is held at Emalungeni A/A, Ngqeleni near Mthatha today. This is the fifth and last funeral of the late national heroes as three were buried last weekend and one yesterday.

Source: South African Police Service