South African rally champion Gugu Zulu has died while climbing Mount Kilimanjaro
South Africa woke up to devastating news today . . . the news of Gugu Zulu’s passing. Gugu Zulu died while climbing Mt Kilimanjaro with his wife, for the Trek for Mandela initiative.
Gugu, his wife Letshego and the rest of the group were meant to climb Kilimanjaro this morning, unfortunately, Gugu was having breathing problems last night, and had to leave the rest of the group for medical attention.
On his Facebook and Instagram pages, Gugu was giving updates of their adventure, and the last post on his Facebook is when he mentions that he was not feeling great, having flu-like symptoms.
His wife Letshego was with him during his last moments . . . they have a one year old daughter together.
Gugu’s sudden death has shocked and devastated South Africa, and tributes have been pouring in since his death was announced.
He was only 38 years old.
Love and strength to his wife Letshego and the rest of his family. It’s definitely a tragic loss.