Former ANC treasurer-general Mendi Msimang dies
JOHANNESBURG - Former ANC treasurer-general Mendi Msimang has died at the age of 78.
The struggle stalwart was the widower of the late former Health Minister Manto Tshabalala-Msimang.
The ruling party says he had been ill for a long time but the cause of his death has not been disclosed.
Msimang served as the ANC's treasurer-general during Thabo Mbeki's presidency.
He was also a diplomat who represented the ANC in London during the apartheid-era years.