Lesufi to visit family of murdered Phomolong Secondary deputy principal

Thembisile Ngendane was shot dead while driving out of the school gates in the East of Johannesburg last week.

FILE: Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi. Picture: Abigail Javier/Eyewitness News.

JOHANNESBURG - Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi is expected to visit the family of Phomolong Secondary's murdered deputy principal, Thembisile Ngendane, to convey his condolences.

The 50-year-old was shot dead while driving out of the school gates in the East of Johannesburg last week.

Police said that the three criminals who opened fire were still at large.

Lesufi is also expected to visit the school and he's called on Tembisa residents to help police with investigations into the murder.

"Our psycho-social unit will also on Monday visit the school just to conduct necessary counseling and support those that are affected by this fatal shooting. He will also visit the family just to convey his condolences" said the MEC’s spokesperson Steve Mabona.