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19 August 2017 05:31 (South Africa)

Khoisan X dies of stroke

  • 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.

Khoisan X, also known as Benny Alexander, died in hospital on Wednesday morning, the Pan African Congress has announced. Alexander, who was secretary-general of the PAC from 1990 until 1994, reportedly suffered a stroke. He was only 55 years old. Alexander changed his name to Khoisan X after leaving politics and becoming an adviser to Adam Kok V, the head of the Griqua traditional royal house. Read more: Sapa, via M&G

  • 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.

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