Veteran African journalist, Phindile Xaba, dies at the age of 53

Phindile Xaba was a great South African veteran journalist and best known for her works in the Sowetan Women Editor and even ran her Sowetan Women’s Club. 

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What is Phindile Xaba Death Cause? How Did She Die?

Phindile Xaba was a famous South African journalist who formerly works as the Sowetan Women Editor Phindile Xaba has passed away. She was age 53 years old at the time of her death.  She lost her life as the result of cancer and passed away at her home at Diepkloof, Soweto.

Family spokesperson Mpho Mothapo reported that; her family was devastated by her passing yet is comforted by the outpouring of messages of support from her friends and industry colleagues.

Phindile Xaba Age, Family, and Early Life

Phindile Xaba age was 53 years old at the time of her death. She was born and raised in Diepkloof, Soweto, South Africa. Xaba was of South African nationality and had an African ethnicity background.

phindile xaba family

She had not disclosed much information related to her father, mother as well as sibling brother, and sister’s names and their respective background.

Phindile Xaba Career, What was her profession?

Phindile Xaba is a famed South African journalist. Xaba worked as the editor for the REAL magazine where she even created a platform to celebrate womanhood.  She later joined the Mail & Guardian where she also works as the editor of the Teacher.

She has given her valuable contributions to True Love, St Petersburg Times of USA, City Press, The Journalist, The New Age, and many more.

At the time of her untimely demise, Xaba was working in the communications teams at the office for the deputy minister of the public service as well as administration Chana Pilane Majake. In Sowetan, she also runs the Sowetan Women’s Club.  She had a long and impressive career.

Was Phindile Xaba Married? Who was her husband?

Phindile Xaba had not mentioned much information related to her relationship and marital status. It seems that Xaba had the details under the wraps.

Hence due to a lack of proper information, we are unable to know if the woman was a married woman or not? Nonetheless, she will be known for her being an ace South African journalist.

What is Phindile Xaba Net Worth? How much does she earn?

As of May 2022, Phindile Xaba’s net worth figure is under the wraps. But it is known that she earns the majority of his impressive income from her successful journalism career.


Was she available on any kind of social media platform?

Phindile was indeed available on social media platforms. She was most particularly active on social media sites like Twitter. On her Twitter handle (@@phindi_xaba) where she has gathered in excess of 140 fan followers on her account.

Body Appearance Phindile Xaba’s Height, Weight

HeightN / A
Hair colorBlack
Eye colorBlack
WeightN / A
Body typeFit
Sexual orientationStraight

Interesting facts about Phindile Xaba’s You should be knows

NationalitySouth African
Relationship StatusN / A
HusbandN / A

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