The DA Municipal Councillor for ward 12, Mike Henderson, passed away yesterday after a brief illness. eHowz!t understands Mr. Henderson, who was in his early seventies, was suddenly taken ill on Sunday, after which he was taken to hospital. He underwent an operation, but died later in the day.
DA HCM Caucus Leader and Ugu Constituency Chairman Doug Rawlins issued a statement on Sunday evening, in which he said Councillor Henderson had worked tirelessly for the community he represented, and was well liked by his colleagues in the DA, as well as by the people he represented. “His death leaves a void that cannot be filled. We will miss him, and extend our condolences to the Henderson family during this time of bereavement. Rest in peace, Mike.”