By Ramotswedi Rammutla
Mahikeng: The North West University has today announced the passing of the Deputy Vice Chancellor for Community Engagement and operations at the Mahikeng campus.
“It is with a heavy heart that I announce the passing away of Prof Marilyn Setlalentoa, the deputy vice-chancellor for community engagement and Mahikeng Campus operations. She passed away today, 20 May 2021, due to Covid-19 related complications” said NWU Vice Chancellor Prof Dan Kgwadi.
Setlalentoa who has been serving in the position for many years has been remembered as a pillar of the NWU family.
“Our thoughts and prayers are with her family, friends, and all her colleagues. We have indeed lost a pillar of the NWU family. We are in regular contact with the family and we will update you regarding a memorial service and funeral arrangements very soon” concluded Kgwadi