Legendary photographer Sam Nzima has died
Veteran photographer Sam Nzima died in a Nelspruit hospital on Saturday evening.
Nzima, 83, is known for taking the iconic photograph of a dying Hector Pieterson being carried by his classmate on June 16 1976, during the Soweto uprising.
Nzima's son, Thulani Nzima, confirmed to News24 that his father died in a Nelspruit hospital on Saturday evening.
Nzima collapsed on Thursday and had been in hospital since then.