South African footballer Richard Henyekane died in the early hours of yesterday morning Tuesday April7th after the car he was traveling in got involved in accident in Bethlehem, a town in central South Africa. There were four passengers in the car, only Richard died. He was 31 years old.
The late footballer played for the country’s national team, Bafana Bafana and was signed to Free State Stars before his passing.
Just five months ago, Richard’s younger brother Joseph Henyekane, also a professional footballer, died in December 2014. He was just 30 years old. May their souls rest in peace…amen.