South Africa

Comrades reminisce about Mthembu's gift of the gab

His death is nation's great loss – Ramaphosa

Minister in the Presidency Jackson Mthembu, who died on Thursday, has been described as a hardworking, principled leader who loved the country and often worked until late. 

Mthembu, the former spokesperson of the ANC, died of Covid-related complications, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced yesterday...

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