Late Business Icon Richard Maponya Remembered in South Africa

Condolences for the passing of Richard Maponya, known in business circles as "Soweto's most humble giant", have come from Archbishop Thabo Makgoba of the Anglican Church, the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry and President Cyril Ramaphosa who praised the late business leader for pioneering the racial transformation of the South African economy.

Former president Jacob Zuma and Lifetime Business Award recipient Richard Maponya at the SATBA Business Awards held in Sandton, Johannesburg (file photo).

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