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The ruling African National Congress on Wednesday also hailed the contributions of internationally renowned writer, activist and revolutionary, Professor Keorapetse Kgositsile, who died in a Johannesburg hospital earlier in the day. He was 79. In a statement, the ANC said the tributes pouring in from around the world for the national Poet Laureate, fondly known as Bra Willie, was an indication of the breadth of his influence on young and old alike – and the impact of his work.
President Jacob Zuma on Wednesday joined those paying tribute to renowned South African author and poet Professor William Keorapetse Kgositsile, who died in Johannesburg on Wednesday. He was 79. learned with sadness of the passing of renowned and highly respected author and poet, and a giant of the struggle for liberation”.
Boxing is a tough sport, but so are the grandmas of Cosmo City, a suburb in South Africa's economic capital Johannesburg. Aged between 75 and 80 years old, the seniors box to fight the aches and pains of old age and to keep fit.
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