11/04/2018 09:28 SAST | Updated 11/04/2018 09:28 SAST

Confirmed: ANC Veteran Zola Skweyiya Dies At 75

A statement will be released later today.

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ANC veteran Zola Skweyiya has died at the age of 75.

The politician died in Kloof Hospital in Pretoria on Wednesday morning, confirmed Mpho Mosimane, who was the spokesperson for the group of 101 stalwarts and apartheid activists who had asked last year for Jacob Zuma to step down.

Mosimane said they would issue a statement later in the day.