King of de Jungle
- Mar 17, 2005
Durban - Penny Sparrow, who gained nation-wide notoriety for making a racist rant against black people in a Facebook post, has died from lung cancer on Thursday, the South Coast Herald Newspaper reported.
The newspaper said they spoke to her daughter Charmaine Cowie who confirmed her death.
Sparrow, a former KwaZulu-Natal estate agent, was convicted in the Scottburgh Magistrate’s Court for crimen injuria in relation to racist comments that she made in 2016 comparing black people at the beach to monkeys.