The sporting fraternity through the Honourable Minister of Sports, Culture and Youth Affairs has expressed words of condolences and sympathy to His Majesty The King Mswati III, Her Majesty The Indlovukazi, Royal Household, His Majesty’s Government, Gamedze Family, Football Family, Football Stakeholders, Business Community and the Nation at large on the demise of Mr. Victor Gamedze who was a seasoned football administrator and a successful businessman.
In his remarks, the Honourable Minister highlighted that what happened was unbelievable to the nation at large as the Swazi Nation was not used to such. “As Swazis, we have never seen such”, he said. During this press conference which was held at the NFAS Headquarters at the Sigwaca House in Mbabane , the Minister was accompanied by the Minister of Information, Communication and Technology (ICT) Dumisani Ndlangamandla, Principal Secretary of the Ministry of Sport, Culture and Youth Affairs, Prince Mlayeto; President of the National Football Association of Swaziland (NFAS), Senator Adam Mthethwa, his vice Mr. Peter Simelane and PLS's Peter Magagula just to mention a few. He described Mr. Victor Gamedze as an experienced and successful football administrator and businessman as his effort attest to that. “He was an experienced and successful football administrator and businessman as his efforts qualifies that”, the Minister said.