No foul play suspected in author's death

South Africa–based Zimbabwean journalist and author Heidi Holland. Picture: Penguin SA

JOHANNESBURG – No foul play is suspected following the death of renowned Zimbabwean author and journalist Heidi Holland, Gauteng police confirmed on Sunday. 

The police's Katlego Mogale said her body was found by her gardener at her Melville home on Saturday morning.

She said nothing was tampered with or stolen.

“An inquest docket has been opened with Brixton police.”

Holland is the author of Dinner with Mugabe and her work featured in publications including The Star, New York Times and Guardian