Your social currency ATM
24 July 2017 10:38 (South Africa)

Mandela's great granddaughter dies on way from World Cup kickoff concert

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

The Nelson Mandela foundation confirmed that Zenani Mandela, the 13-year-old great granddaughter of Nelson Mandela, died in a car crash last night. She was the only fatality. She was on her way back from the pre-World Cup kickoff concert in Soweto. Sapa

0

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

Get overnight news and latest Daily Maverick articles






Do Not Miss