WATCH LIVE: Memorial service for Mandla 'Afronaut' Maseko
The aspiring astronaut died in a motorcycle accident at the weekend.
PRETORIA - A memorial service is being held for aspiring astronaut Mandla Maseko.
The 30-year-old was a candidate officer in the South African Air Force and a public speaker. In 2013, he beat off millions of entrants and won a spot at the Axe Apollo Space Academy in the US, along with 22 other people.
WATCH: Memorial service for Mandla 'Afronaut' Maseko