Dr. Richard Maponya Passed Away | Cause of Death
Richard Maponya Death & Obituary: It with so much sadness that friends and families of late Maponya announced the death on social media.
Richard Maponya passed away January 6, 2020. He died at the age of 99. Friends, relatives and concerned individuals are painfully mourning the unexpected passing of the deceased.
InsideEko learnt about this death news through a social media post.
We are saddened by the passing on of struggle veteran & black business icon, Dr. Richard Maponya. A walking monument of the township economy & father of black retail business. The epitome of black business excellence & resilience & a great inspiration. May his legacy live forever pic.twitter.com/rZHU3kedjT
— David Makhura (@David_Makhura) January 6, 2020
Our prayers are with families of the deceased and everyone mourning the death.
More details about this death and what really happened has not been released.
Richard Maponya Cause of Death
The cause of death is linked to Health related issues. We are looking out for more details and circumstances surrounding the death. We will make update this post once we have new details available on this.
Tributes made to Richard Maponya:
Shocking news to wake up to. What a big loss. Rest in peace Dr Richard Maponya. Thank you for the inspiration. Condolences to the friends, colleagues and family pic.twitter.com/VG38J4tTlw
— #DJSbu (@djsbu) January 6, 2020
The late tycoon Dr Richard Maponya has left an indelible echo for POWER listeners. His voice will forever abide in the corridors of POWER House.
— POWER 98.7 (@Powerfm987) January 9, 2020
A poem to the memory of Dr Richard Maponya by one of our own, Sbongile Mhletshwa. We are saddened by the passing of a pioneer and icon of black business. May your legacy live forever. pic.twitter.com/bTJ68ER1nS
— Kidz_of_Biko (@Kidz_of_Biko) January 8, 2020
In memoriam: Dr Richard Maponya 🙏
Inspirational, formidable, a man of grace, wisdom and fortitude Ntate Richard Maponya touched and changed many lives.
We thank you for your generosity, lessons and contributions.
Rest in peace Ntate Maponya. You will be sorely missed. pic.twitter.com/B85gJ5uuQ4
— BlaqueLifeQuarterly (@Blaque_Magazine) January 9, 2020
[Read] President Cyril Ramaphosa has declared a Special Official Funeral Category 2 for esteemed business leader Dr Richard Maponya https://t.co/ooSq9skbn7 @PresidencyZA
— Department of Employment and Labour (@deptoflabour) January 9, 2020
R.I.P Dr Richard Maponya,I was privileged to meet you before you passed away.I was praying that 1 day you gonna help me or sponsor my book since you said my story as an orphan shouldn’t remain untold😢 pic.twitter.com/CQXlwABCxw
— Letsatsi Sunshine (@LetsatsiSunshi3) January 8, 2020