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Zindzi Mandela, daughter of Nelson Mandela, has died – ANC spokesman

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Zindzi Mandela, daughter of former South African president and liberation hero Nelson Mandela, has died, the spokesman of the ruling African National Congress (ANC) said on Monday.

Zindzi Mandela dies at 59

Zindzi Mandela - the youngest daughter of Nelson and Winnie Mandela - has died aged 59. She had been South Africa's ambassador to Denmark since 2015. Reports say she died this morning in a Johannsburg hospital. South Africa's foreign minister Naledi Pandor said Zindzi would not only be remembered as the daughter of struggle icons but as a struggle heroine in her own right. Sello Hatang, CEO of the Nelson Mandela Foundation joins CNBC Africa for more.
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