Dr Semane Molotlegi, the Queen Mother of the Royal Bafokeng Nation outside Rustenburg in the North West, was an epitome of resilience and togetherness in both good times and bad times.
The North West Provincial Government wishes to confirm that following consultation between the Provincial Government and the Bafokeng Royal family on the funeral arrangements for Her Royal Majesty, Queen Mother of the Royal Bafokeng Nation, it has been agreed that the Queen Mother will not be accorded a Provincial Official Funeral status.
Queen Mother Semae Bonolo Molotlegi was a proud member of the family, the 150 000 strong Bafokeng nation, the renowned and visionary traditional community located in the North West.
The Royal Bafokeng Nation is mourning the death of queen mother Dr Molotlegi. Her majesty died last saturday in hospital after a short illness.
RUSTENBURG HERALD – RUSTENBURG - It is with deep sadness that the Royal Bafokeng Nation has announced the passing of Her Royal Majesty, the Queen Mother Dr Semane Bonolo Molotlegi of the Royal Bafokeng Nation (RBN) on 28 November 2020.
MAHIKENG MAIL — MAHIKENG: The Chairperson of the North \Vesl House of
Traditional Lenders. Kgosi Mushi Matte has described the recent passing of the Queen
Mother of the Royal Bafokeng nation. Memogo Semane Bonolo Molotlcgi as a serious
loss to the entire traditional community and the people ofthe North West.
Let me take the opportunity to pay tribute to the late queen mother of the Royal Bafokeng Nation, Dr Semane Molotlegi who passed on a few days back. We call her mmemogolo and had opportunity and privilege and to work with for four years in the field of development particularly sports and the creative arts even because she's a community builder, she was passionate the development of the people of Bafokeng.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has expressed his condolences to the Royal Bafokeng nation on the passing of Mohumagadi (Queen Mother) Dr Semane Bonolo Molotlegi.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has expressed his condolences to the Royal Bafokeng nation on the passing of Mohumagadi (Queen Mother), Dr Semane Bonolo Molotlegi.
MAFIKENG MAIL — MAHIKENG: North West Premier, Prof Tebogo Job Mokgoro. has received with sadness. news on the passing of Her Royal Majesty, Queen Mother of the Royal Bafokeng Nation. Mmemogolo Semane Bonolo Molotlegl, who is the mother to the current King Leruo Tshekedi Molotlegi.
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The Royal Bafokeng Nation (RBN) is a traditional African community of approximately 150,000 people in the North West Province of South Africa, known for its platinum reserves.
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