Preparations for Mafela burial underway

The veteran actor will be buried next to Mandoza

The late Joe Mafela will be laid to rest today.

The funeral service will be held at the University of Johannesburg Soweto Campus.

The service started at 9am and it is expected to end by 12pm and after that the body will be laid to rest next to the late Mandoza’s tomb.

The actor passed away on Saturday at the age of 74 following a car accident.

He was honoured at a memorial service at the Joburg Theatre last week.