18 year old Ontlametse Ntlami Phalatse, a South African progeria sufferer has died.
According to eNCA, Phalatse passed away at Dr George Mukhari Academic Hospital in Ga-Rankuwa outside Pretoria on Tuesday night.
Her death is coming weeks after she met with South African president Jacob Zuma to celebrate her birthday.
Progeria is a rare genetic disorder which causes premature aging.
Nigerian pop-star, Davido took to his Instagram to mourn the positivity champion, but got enraged after his fan mocked the late 18 year old.
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“It is with great sadness to inform you of the passing of our first lady, Ontlametse Ntlami Phalatse. Our hearts are filled with pain and sadness but Ontlametse – as we know her – would want us to carry on with her courageous spirit,” a family statement said.