Mpho Moerane, Former Johannesburg mayor, died in a car accident

Mpho Moerane, Former Johannesburg mayor, died in a car accident

Mpho Moerane was the mayor of Johannesburg from October to November 2021. He was a South African electrician, businessman, and politician.

Mpho formerly served as a member of the mayoral committee (MMC) for environment and infrastructure services from December 2019 to September 2021. He is a member of the African National Congress.

Mpho Moerane, the former mayor of Joburg, has died.

Mpho Moerane, the former mayor of Johannesburg, has died. Moerane’s family reported that the former Johannesburg mayor and ANC leader had died, one week after his vehicle accident. He had been unconscious at Netcare Milpark Hospital since last week and died on Wednesday.

Moerane died on Wednesday afternoon, according to family representative Mike Maile.

“We can confirm that our dear Mpho passed away this afternoon. “His death has made us sad,” Maile remarked. Last week, this magazine revealed that Moerane was struggling for his life following a terrible tragedy.

Since the local government elections in 2021, Moerane had served as the ANC caucus leader in Johannesburg. At the ANC Johannesburg elective conference next weekend, Moerane was scheduled to run for regional chair.

After his vehicle accident last week, the conference was postponed. It is unclear whether the event will proceed as planned. After the death of then-mayor Jolidee Matongo in a car accident in Johannesburg’s south, he served as mayor for a month.

Moerane is the third mayor of Johannesburg to pass away in the last year. Following Matongo’s death, he was elected mayor a month before local government elections last year.

Matongo was also a mayor for a month having been elected after the death of Geoff Makhubo, who died from Covid-19 complications.

Mpho Moerane Age, Family, and Early Life

Moerane was born in the Alexandra township outside Johannesburg. However, we don’t have any information regarding his exact birthdate, and parents.

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As of now, we don’t have much information regarding his personal life.

We will update this section soon.

Mpho Moerane Career, What was his profession?

In Johannesburg, Moerane was the treasurer of the African National Congress’s regional organization. Moerane previously worked at the regional treasurer’s office as the head of fundraising.

Following the election of Geoff Makhubo as mayor of Johannesburg in December 2019, Moerane was named to the mayoral committee (MMC) as the member in charge of environment and infrastructure services.

In January 2020, Moerane initiated the #KleenaJoburg campaign in Alexandra as MMC for environment and infrastructure services to encourage citizens and stakeholders to clean up the environment. Makhubo died in July 2021 from COVID-19-related issues, and Jolidee Matongo took over as mayor in August 2021, keeping Moerane as MMC for environment and infrastructure services.

Matongo died in a car accident in September, and the ANC nominated Moerane as his replacement. On October 1, 2021, he was elected and sworn into office. He was in office until the November 1 local government elections. Moerane was beaten by Mpho Phalatse in the election for mayor at the first council meeting of the 2021–2026 term on November 22, 2021.

Which school did he go to?

Mpho completed his high schooling at Minerva High School.

Mpho Moerane Girlfriend, What about his relationship?

Moerane was married to Fikile, who is an information technology and financial services, consultant. They had four children together and lived in Bryanston.

Mpho Moerane Net Worth, How much does he earn?

The net worth of Mpho Moerane is under the wraps.

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Is he available on any kind of social media platform?

He is seen active on Instagram as mphomoerane with 1.3K+ followers. He is also available on Facebook as Mpho Moerane with 4.9K+ followers.

Body Appearance of Mpho Moerane’s Height, Weight

HeightFeet: N / A
Centimeter: N / A
Meter: N / A
Hair colorBald
Eye colorBrown
WeightKilogram: N / A
Pound: N / A
Body typeFit
Sexual orientationStraight

Interesting facts about Mpho Moerane’s you should be know

NationalityAfrican
EthnicityBlack
AgeN / A
Relationship StatusMarried
SpousesFikile

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