Floyd Shivambu opened up on social media, sharing with South Africans about the death of a close friend.
EFF Deputy-President Floyd Shivambu penned a heartbreaking post about the "unbearable" death of his friend, Moses Mtileni.
Briefly.co.za gathered Mtileni, a PhD candidate at Wits, was killed on Monday after armed men entered his home.
"On Monday, thugs entered the house of my friend, brother & academic mentor Moses Mtileni and killed him in Tembisa and shot his wife. One of the brightest people I know with three Masters Degrees in Town & Regional Planning and Dev. Studies, a PHD candidate at Wits. Unbearable!" he captioned the post.
The post touched South Africans' hearts and they send their condolences to the deceased's family and friends, including Shivambu.
Simon Grindrod, who goes by the Twitter handle SimonPGrindrod, commented: "Devastating and senseless loss. My deepest condolences to the Mtileni family and friends."
Pauli Van Wyk, @PaulivW, added: "This violent society. Terrible news. I’m very sorry for your loss, Floyd. Strength."
Saberah Gumede, @Saberah, wrote: "This is extremely sad, condolences Floyd and condolences to his family, friends and associates."
Palesa Morudu, @palesa_morudu, said: "Oh No! That is such terrible news. So sorry for your loss."
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