15 March 2019
South Africa sends a message of condolences to New Zealand following the Christchurch Mosque massacre
On behalf of the Government and the people of South Africa, President Cyril Ramaphosa sends a message of condolences to the Government and the people of New Zealand following the massacre that took place at two mosques in Christchurch on 15 March 2019.
The Government and the people of South Africa convey their deepest condolences to the families who have lost their loved ones and wish all the injured a speedy recovery.
The South African Diplomatic Mission in Wellington has been directed to provide consular assistance and support to any South Africans affected.
Media enquiries: Khusela Diko, Spokesperson – 072 854 5707
Issued by The Presidency of the Republic of South Africa