The Khatisa Chavalala Cultural Heritage Foundation has hailed Hosi Siyandhani, namely Famanda Yusto Chavalala on his inauguration as senior traditional leader of the Siyandhani Traditional Community.
The event takes place at Siyandhani royal ground in Giyani tomorrow (Friday) and MEC Basikopo Makamu, of the cooperative governance, housing and traditional affairs, will preside over the official inauguration ceremony on behalf of premier Chupu Stan Mathabatha.
In a statement sent by Hosi Bohani Shigamani on behalf of the foundation, the Khatisa Cultural Heritage Foundation put a good word for Hosi Siyandhani.
“As the father of the Chavalala greater family, he is the one who gave his blessings for the foundation in honour of the late music icon Khatisa Chavalala to be established and he is always a pillar of strength of the foundation,” said Hosi Shigamani.
He said as the foundation they are overjoyed when the government finally gave him back the status of a senior traditional leader he had been fighting for, for years.
Members of the foundation will be in the guest list of the inauguration ceremony expected to be attended by a big crowd.
The Siyandhani forum area comprises three blocks, namely Jim Nghalalume, Mapuve Block 18 and Siyandhani Block 19, the head kraal.