Professor Thandinkosi Enos Madiba: 12 November 1949 – 1 August 2021
Professor Thandinkosi Enos Madiba was born on 12 November 1949 in Umkomaas in southern KwaZulu-Natal. He matriculated with merit pass from Amanzimtoti Zulu Training School in 1969 and thereafter pursued an MBChB degree at the then University of Natal, graduating in 1976. He completed internship and a subsequent year as a medical officer at Edendale Hospital. He then ventured into private practice for a short period before returning to King Edward VIII hospital and the University of Natal as a surgical registrar and completed his FCS in 1987.
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