Former TRC chair dies

Bo­raine (87) passes away in his sleep

Sowetan - - News - By Ia­van Pi­joos

Dr Alex Bo­raine‚ the former vice-chair­per­son of the Truth and Rec­on­cil­i­a­tion Com­mis­sion‚ has died at the age of 87. He passed away at home in his sleep dur­ing the early hours of yes­ter­day morn­ing. “He was asleep when he died‚ so the ex­act time of death was not known‚” his son Jeremy said yes­ter­day.

He said his fa­ther had been in re­mis­sion from can­cer and “had a fall last week”.

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