Dr Thandi Ndlovu, a construction entrepreneur and businesswoman, passed away in a head-on collision on Saturday, 24 August. Media in Africa was saddened by the news of this tragic passing and will remember her for the vital role she played in contributing to transformation and empowering women in the built environment.
Thandi was the founder and executive chairman of Motheo Construction Group and a Umkhonto weSizwe veteran who has been described as a loving, supportive and warm motivator who acted as a trailblazer for others in the construction sector. She will be remembered as a fearless businesswoman, community activist, social commentator and groundbreaking visionary. Our thoughts and prayers are with her family.