The death of Winnie and Nelson Mandela’s youngest daughter Zindzi has shaken South Africa.
Zindzi, who doubles as South African Ambassador to Denmark since 2015 was 59 before her untimely death in a hospital in Johannesburg.
The Nelson Mandela Foundation, which broke the news of her death has however refused to give more information assuring details will be given in due time.
She had four children Zoleka, Zondwa, Bambatha, and Zwelabo – as well as husband Molapo.
Tributes from South Africans and her children have flooded social for the politician who took after her late father.
She became famous internationally in 1985 when she read her father’s letter to the South African apartheid government rejecting a deal with them.
Exactly 51 years ago today, July 13, a day after Zindzi’s demise, the late Mandela also lost his eldest son, Madiba to a car accident.