Nelson Mandela's daughter, Zindzi Mandela dies at 59

Nelson Mandela's daughter, Zindzi Mandela reported dead
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Emeh Joy

The sad news of the demise of Zindzi Mandela, the daughter of South Africa's anti-apartheid icon, Nelson Mandela, has been reported.

She reportedly died in Johannesburg on Monday morning at the age of 59.

The tragic news, according to the report, has been confirmed by a family source.

At the time of her death, Zindzi was the South African ambassador to Denmark. The cause of her death was not immediately revealed.

According to a news report by SABC, "The 59-year-old daughter of the former president, Nelson Mandela, and struggle stalwart Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, passed away at a Johannesburg hospital in the early hours of this morning".

Zindzi was Nelson Mandela's sixth child and his second with Madikizela-Mandela.

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