zindzi mandela dies at the age of 59 also known as Zindzi Mandela-Hlongwane . Zindzi Mandela was born on 23 December 1960 in Soweto south of Johannesburg.
The year of her birth was also the year that the African National Congress (ANC) launched an armed wing.
“Zindzi will not only be remembered as a daughter of our struggle heroes, Tata Nelson and Mama Winnie Mandela, but as a struggle heroine in her own right. She served South Africa well,” Pandor said in a statement, expressing her condolences to the Mandela family and their loved ones.
“May her soul rest in peace.” Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Naledi Pandor said.
“Your legacy will remain for future South Africans to recognise your contribution to the country’s freedom. The role you played alongside your parents in the liberation of this country shall not be forgotten, as you bear the scars of the fight of freedom,” he said in a statement.
“Her activism and resistance to apartheid landed her in jail. Just like her parents, Zindzi also dedicated her life to the cause of the people…
“Despite so much violation to your inalienable rights at the hands of the apartheid regime, the City of Johannesburg is indebted to you for your fearlessness and bravery” Johannesburg mayor Geoffrey Makhubo said.