Karabo Gungubele, son of the Minister in the Presidency Mondli Gungubele, has passed on.
The Presidency said the 32-year-old Karabo died earlier on Friday after a “short illness”.
“Minister in the Presidency, Mondli Gungubele is deeply saddened by the untimely passing of his son, Karabo Gungubele,” said the Presidency in a statement on Friday.
“Karabo passed away today, Friday, 24 September 2021, at the age of 32 after a short illness.”
Karabo worked as a Quantitative Analyst at First National Bank and held a BSc in Mathematical Science.
“The Presidency sends its deepest condolences to the Gungubele family during this hour of need,” said the terse statement.
The ministry in the Presidency will issue further details on funeral arrangements in due course.
“May the soul of Karabo Gungubele rest in peace,” said the Presidency.