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
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