It's evident authorities released the accused before he should've been and once released, lost track of him, writes Mandy Wiener.
Days after the death of Ontlametse Phalatse, who suffered from progeria, a rare genetic disorder that causes premature ageing, President Jacob Zuma vowed to fulfil his promise to her and her mother that he would build the family a house.
Two South African mothers from diverse backgrounds whose unlikely bond is helping them cope with the tribulations of raising daughters with Progeria.
Stay firm and focused on the strategic objective of leading our people, do not listen to the noise around you, North West premier, Ace Mahumapelo, has told President Jacob Zuma.
Mourners have turned out in their numbers to say their last goodbyes to Ontlametse Phalatse as her coffin left her home for one last time.
To find closure, one of Ontlametse Phalatse’s former high school teachers, Ms Lamb, sent one last Whatsapp to one of her favourite pupils.
A memorial service to celebrate the life of Ontlametse Phalatse, who died suddenly, will be held in Hebron, the family has said.
A memorial service will be held for a tiny giant which has fallen, Ontlametse Phalatse, the only black teen in the world to be diagnosed with progeria, a rare disease that causes premature ageing.
Ontlametse Phalatse, a sufferer of the rare genetic disorder Progeria, which causes premature ageing, has died.
The only known surviving South African living with progeria, Beandri Booysen, has no desire to meet President Jacob Zuma or any famous South African for that matter, her dream is to become the oldest person living with progeria in the world.
Tebogo Mothoa gave up her comfortable life in London, left her husband, packed her bags and returned to South Africa with her children so she could help progeria sufferer Ontlametse Phalatse.
President Jacob Zuma has recounted how he meticulously planned to surprise “first lady” Ontlametse Phalatse with a car on his birthday.
President Jacob Zuma is among the guests that will bid farewell to "tiny giant" Ontlametse Phalatse.
A memorial service for progeria sufferer Ontlametse Phalatse will be held in her home town.
The stage might well have been in KwaZulu-Natal. The musicians performing in Kliptown, Soweto, for President Jacob Zuma’s 75th birthday bash were all from KwaZulu-Natal. The president delivered his entire speech in deep isiZulu.
President Jacob Zuma says he will ensure that Progeria sufferer Ontlametse Phalatse’s family gets the home he promised them.
Ontlametse Phalatse, a sufferer of the rare genetic disorder Progeria, which causes premature ageing, has died at the age of 18.
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