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Phil Masinga gets special provincial funeral

RUSTENBURG, January 20 – Soccer legend Philemon “Chippa” Masinga will be given a special provincial official funeral, the North West government said on Sunday. “The North West provincial government has been granted permission by President Cyril Ramaphosa to give the late Bafana Bafana forward Philemon ‘Chippa’ Masinga a special provincial official funeral category two,” spokesperson […]

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Gone, but not forgotten; Phil ‘Chippa’ Masinga SA’s gentle giant remembered across the globe

JOHANNESBURG, January 14 – From South Africa to England and Italy and beyond, it’s clear to see how many lives former Bafana Bafana striker Phil ‘Chippa’ Masinga touched during his outstanding football career. Masinga passed away on Sunday in Johannesburg after a battle with cancer at only 49-years-old, but leaves a lasting legacy for his […]