South Africans are heartbroken once more following the announcement of the passing of Minister within the Presidency, Jackson Mthembu.
It was reported that Jackson died as a result of COVID-19 associated issues.
President Cyril Ramaphosa introduced the late Minister’s loss of life on Twitter and paid tribute.
“It’s with deep sorrow and shock that we announce that Minister within the Presidency Jackson Mthembu handed away earlier as we speak from COVID-related issues. Our ideas and prayers are along with his household at the moment of loss,” the President’s assertion reads.
Jackson developments on social media as South African’s massively categorical their pains and heartbreak following the affirmation of his loss of life on Thursday morning.
I lengthen my deepest sympathies to the Minister’s household, to his colleagues, comrades and lots of buddies.
— Cyril Ramaphosa 🇿🇦 #StaySafe (@CyrilRamaphosa) January 21, 2021
— Abra Barbier (@BarbierAbra) January 21, 2021