The PSCBC mourns the loss of Minister in the Presidency Jackson Mthembu who passed away on 21st January 2021 as a result of COVID-19 related complications.
“It is with deep sorrow and shock that we announce that Minister in the Presidency Jackson Mthembu passed away earlier today from Covid-related complications. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family at this time of loss,” the president said on Twitter.
In our engagements with Minister Mthembu, he was always humble, pragmatic and a true gentleman. He always put the needs of our people before his own and he will be dearly missed.
The PSCBC offers it deepest condolences to the Mthembu family as we mourn the passing of a bold political activist who was such an eloquent leader.