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Trade & Investment KwaZulu-Natal announces the Death of Board Member: Mr Comfort Ngidi

2020-09-01 12:30:00

Trade & Investment KwaZulu-Natal regrets to announce the passing of Mr Comfort Ngidi, Independent Non-Executive Director on the Board of Directors of Trade & Investment KwaZulu-Natal who died on Saturday, 29 August 2020.

Mr Ngidi has been a key member of the Trade & Investment KwaZulu-Natal, having served as a Chairperson for the Human Resource, Social and Ethics Committee. Mr Ngidi has been on the board from 2017 and has brought a wealth of experience and offered valuable contribution to the organisation during his tenure.

Mr Comfort Ndigi was the founding Partner and Director of Ngidi and Company incorporated, a commercial law firm based in Pietermaritzburg and Pretoria.
Speaking on behalf of the Board of Trade & Investment KwaZulu-Natal, the Board Chairperson, Ms Ina Cronje said: “We are deeply saddened by the passing of Mr Ngidi who was very critical in the drive for human resource management, social and ethics as chairperson of the board’s sub-committee.  He assisted in ensuring that the organisation was up to speed on all issues related to the worker relations.  We have not only lost an activist but also a formidable leader.”

Mr Neville Matjie, the Chief Executive Officer of TIKZN said “this is really a sad day for TIKZN, our staff and the board.  I wish to convey our deep-felt condolences to Mr Ngidi’s family, friends and industry associates. He was a valued member of the Trade & Investment KwaZulu-Natal Board who brought a wealth of experience and offered valuable contributions to the Board and its Committees. He will be sorely missed.”


Trade & Investment KwaZulu-Natal Board of Directors
For more details please contact:
Angel (Mkhethie)Shabangu
Trade & Investment KwaZulu-Natal
076 062 3779 / 031 368 9667
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