He served as a MEC for police, road and transports in the province for 3 years and was re-elected in 2014. The minister of Police also passed his condolences to the family of te deceased as they worked together. "Rest in peace loyal and faithful servant of our people ! Jola Qengeba lala ngoxolo mkhuluwa wam till we meet again", Fikile Mbalula.
Before he became member of the executive council, he served in the National Assembly’s sports committee as chairman.It was on this role that Komphela pushed for transformation across sports codes, especially in rugby and cricket. "Mr Komphela fought really wel for inclusive representation in Rugby and Cricket RIP", a tweep. 💔🕊️🕊️
A lot of people whe the news first broke they thought it was the Legendary soccer coach Steve Kompela who has passed away. A lot were left in shock until the family corrected the media's statements.
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