SA Minister Jackson Mthembu dies from COVID-19 related complications

JOHANNESBURG – Minister in the Presidency Jackson Mthembu has died from COVID-19 related complications
on Thursday.

President Cyril Ramaphosa has confirmed his passing in a statement released a short while ago.

The president has extended his condolences to the minister’s family and colleagues.

“Minister Mthembu was an exemplary leader, an activist and life-long champion of freedom and democracy. He was a much-loved and greatly respected colleague and comrade, whose passing leaves our nation at a loss.” – Eyewitness News 

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