KwaZulu-Natal Transport, Community Safety and Liaison MEC Neliswa Peggy Nkonyeni and her safety detail were injured in an accident outside Ulundi after meeting King Misuzulu kaZwelithini and Premier Sihle Zikalala on Tuesday.
The Premier The office said in a statement that Nkonyeni and her safety detail were injured after a tire burst on the vehicle they were traveling in on the R66 King Misuzulu kaZwelithini.”
The MEC was on its way to Dannhauser in northern KwaZulu-Natal to start a youth empowerment program.
“MEC Nkonyeni was involved in an accident shortly after we had completed a very fruitful working relationship with His Majesty King Misuzulu kaZwelithini to seek the advice of the King on relevant matters in the province.
“MEC Nkonyeni is undergoing a full medical examination. She is fully conscious and awake,” said Zikalala.
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