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President Uhuru Kenyatta Joins South Africans In Mourning Mandela's Daughter

Tinah KE

July. 13, 2020

Zindziswa Mandela with her father Nelson Mandela
President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday 19th July sent a message of condolence to South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa, family and Citizens of SA following the death of Ambassador Zindziswa Mandela.
The late was the daughter of former South African President Nelson Mandela and first lady Winnie Madikizela.
According to the South African media house eNCA, 59-year old Zindisziswa also known as Zindzi, was announced dead on Monday by the Nelson Mandela Foundation.
Zindzi died at the Johannesburg hospital and the cause of her death has not been disclosed.
In his statement of Monday, Uhuru wished the family God's comfort as they mourn their departed kin.
"Mandela, who until her death was her country's Ambassador to Denmark, is the daughter of South Africa's first black President Nelson Mandela and freedom icon Winnie Mandela," he said.
Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko on his part, eulogized Zindzi as a humble politician and God fearing.
Zindzi, who was also known as Zindziswa was the younger sister of Zenani Mnadela and the third of Nelson Mandela's
She was born on December 23, 1960 in Soweto to Nelson Mandela and Winnie Mandela.
Zindzi has left behind four children, including Zoleka, Zondw, Bambatha and Zwelabo.
The daughter of the former South African President Nelson Mandela and Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has died at the age of 59.
According to the South African media house eNCA, Zindzi was announced dead on Monday by the Nelson Mandela Foundation.
Zindzi died at the Johannesburg hospital and the cause of her death has not been disclosed.
She was South Africa's ambassador to Denmark.
“This is untimely. She still had a role to play in the transformation of our own society and a bigger role to play even in the African National Congress,” said ANC spokesman Pule Mabe.
Mabe told Reuters that further details would be provided in due course.
Zindzi, who was also known as Zindziswa was the younger sister of Zenani Mnadela and the third of Nelson Mandela's
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