SA woke up to sad new on Wednesday morning. Ontlametse Phalatse‚ who became famous for her battle with a rare disease‚ has passed away.
The 18-year-old died on Tuesday night at Dr George Mukhari Academic Hospital in Ga-Rankuwa‚ outside Pretoria‚ eNCA reported. Ontlametse was one of two South African girls living with Progeria‚ a rare genetic condition that causes rapid ageing.
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#RipOntlametse thank you for inviting me to your home, your school and thank you for teaching me what abundance means! You lived your life to the fullest A post shared by Tbo Touch (@iamtbotouch) on
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This was last week ?. Rest In Peace Ntlami. A post shared by Mapaseka Koetle -Nyokong (@pasi_koetle) on
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Wow. My angel is gone. I'm forever proud of u. U won this fight. U were told u will never live beyond 13 yrs. 18years of a great life u had. A post shared by Somizi (@somizi) on
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Woke up to sad news of @ntlami passing. What an amazing, powerful, strong and very blessed soul she was. May you rest in eternal peace #ripntlami A post shared by Ntombee Ngcobo Mzolo (@ntombee_1) on
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