Family, friends and some politicians in the Eastern Cape bid their final goodbyes to the 73-year-old in Thanga Village near Butterworth on Saturday.
The attack occurred on the outskirts of Ghazni city, capital of the eastern province of Ghazni, which has seen regular fighting between the Taliban and government forces.
Phillips clubbed his century off 46 deliveries, the 10th fastest in the world and one ball faster than the previous New Zealand record held by Colin Munro.
Nyandzani Muvhuso is accused of stabbing the 57-year-old warrant officer several times before making a run out of the facility in Matule outside Thohoyandou in the Vhembe District.
The boys aged between six and eight were electrocuted in Jika Joe informal settlement on Saturday.
This comes as the Cape metropole and other parts of the province experience a resurgence in coronavirus cases.
This comes after supporters of the jailed African National Congress councillor allege that he’ll be released on parole next week.
Under the soaring dome of St Peter's Basilica, the new "princes of the Church" knelt one by one at the feet of the 83-year-old pontiff, who placed the quadrangular scarlet cap, or biretta, on their heads.