BREAKING: A Mamelodi Sundowns Player Died As A Result Of Lightning.
On Tuesday afternoon, lightning struck and killed Lesiba Ramabulana, a Dstv Diski Challenge player for Mamelodi Sundowns, in Seshego Zone 1, Small Park, Polokwane Municipality.
When Lesiba Ramabulana and a friend were walking through a local recreational park, they were both struck by lightning.
They were rushed to the hospital, where Ramabulana died immediately after arriving, while his friend was admitted due to injuries.
Social workers from the Department of Social Development have been dispatched to the affected families to provide psychosocial support.
MEC Rakgoale expresses his condolences to the Seshego family, saying, “We know the family is going through a lot, as they lost a young man who was a promising soccer star.”
Limpopo Social Development extends its condolences to the Seshego family of Lesiba(Maestro) Ramabulana, a 21-year-old Mamelodi Sundowns development site football star who was allegedly struck by lightning and killed today, 01 March 2022, at Seshego (Zone 1 near Park).
Witness Tiva, the Social Development Spokesperson, claims that the incident occurred while he was walking with a friend when lightning struck them both.
“We immediately activated a team of social workers after learning of the tragic incident, who will contact the families and begin providing psychosocial support.
We are aware that the family is going through a difficult time, as they have recently lost a young man who was rumored to be a promising soccer player “Rakgoale is the MEC.
Lesiba has joined the Mamelodi Sundowns development team,. NMMABUNDA confirmed
He’s been dubbed a “legendary” football player in his hometown.
This is so tragic; a young man with a bright future perishes in such a comical manner. We send our heartfelt condolences to his loved ones. Rest In Peace.