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Unveiling of of Bra Doc's tombstone

By unknown | May 22, 2009 | COMMENTS [ 0 ]

Shane Dladla

Shane Dladla

A tombstone for DocBikitsha, the veteran and one of South Africa's finest and colourful journalists, will be unveiled in Randfonteintomorrow.

The ceremony will be held at Greenhill Stadium, on Northway Street.

A service will be held at 9am for a short prayer before the cortege departs to Greenhill Cemetery.

Bra Doc, or Carcass as he was fondly known, died on January 6 2007.

Bikitsha was one of the most revered and celebrated scribes this country has ever known.

Bra Doc worked for a number of publications, including Drum, Golden City Post, Bantu World, Rand Daily Mail and The Sunday Times.

He was born in the old Randfontein township of Madubulaville.


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