Irvin Khoza Wiki – Irvin Khoza Biography
Irvin Khoza is a South African football administrator and businessman. Nicknamed “Iron Duke / Squveve”, he is the Chairman of Orlando Pirates Football Club
The second wife of Premier Soccer League (PSL) boss Irvin ‘Iron Duke’ Khoza has died at the age of 69.
My Chairman Dr. Irvin Khoza Lost his second wife today.loosing 2 wives in a period of 7 months can’t be easy. Condolences to you and your family my good Sir pic.twitter.com/U015nAHwwn
— Erence_Makwela (@Prof_Erence) July 23, 2020
Orlando Pirates confirmed that Mme Matina Elsie Khoza passed away on Thursday morning.In January this year, Irvin Khoza’s first wife, Ausi Mantwa Khoza, died following a short illness.
— Orlando Pirates FC (@orlandopirates) July 23, 2020
Irvin Khoza Short Biography
Death of Irvin Khoza wife Matina Khoza
Orlando Pirates club chairman Irvin Khoza is in mourning following the passing of his wife Mme Matina Elsie Khoza on Thursday morning.
The Khoza family has suffered a second loss following the passing of the chairman’s second wife Mme Yvonne Mantwa Kgotleng-Khoza, who was laid to rest back in January.
Irvin Khoza Complete biography
Irvin Khoza (born January 27, 1948) is a South African football administrator and businessman. Nicknamed “Iron Duke / Squveve”, he is the Chairman of Orlando Pirates Football Club, Chairman of the South African Premier Soccer League and by virtue of this, Vice-President of the South African Football Association.
His relationship with Orlando Pirates started in 1980, when he became its secretary and owner in 1991. As the Chairman of the Premier Soccer League, he was instrumental in securing the current sponsors of the league, Absa Group Limited. He was also the Chairman of the 2010 FIFA World Cup Organising Committee South Africa, after serving as the Chairman of South Africa’s 2010 FIFA World Cup bid.
Khoza was part of the team that secured the right to host the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa and later became the chairman of the South African Organising Committee. At the announcement of South Africa’s success, Khoza said that “This is the people of the world voting for Africa’s renewal.”
Personal life and Wife
Irvin Khoza was married to the late Yvonne Mantwa who died on 17 January 2020. They have three children, two sons and daughter Sonono Khoza who has a child with former South African president Jacob Zuma