20 March 2019

South Africa: Jackson Mthembu Confirms His Eldest Daughter Has Died

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African National Congress Chief Whip, Jackson Mthembu in February 2018.

ANC Chief Whip Jackson Mthembu has confirmed on Twitter that his daughter has died.

He tweeted on Wednesday morning that his eldest daughter, Khwezi Mthembu, 25, took her own life at their parliamentary village home in Cape Town.

"We are in deep pain. We don't know what led her to take her own life at such a tender age of 25 years," he said on Twitter.

Source: News24

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