Mpho Moerane was involved in a ghastly car accident that eventually claimed his life.
Moerane had been driving along Bowling Avenue, on his way back home in Bryanston, when his car hit a rock.
Contradictory views opine the possibility of Moerane’s car being tampered with before he drove it. However, the former Mayor of Johannesburg hit a rock while driving and fell into coma.
He was rushed to the hospital but did not survive despite efforts from medical practitioners.
Moerane, passed away on May 18, 2022.
”He sadly did not respond positively to treatment and with heavy hearts and deep sorrow, we confirm that we lost our beloved Mpho this afternoon. His passing has deeply pained us; let me add that he was certified dead at 5:54 pm”, a family spokesperson had announced.
Born in Alexandra township. Moerane started his career as an electrician at Eskom before he ventured into the policy and business sector.
Moerane had served on several boards as an executive, including Metro Bus, and Alexandra Clinic, and Chancellor House Holdings.