Madibeng, North West - An ANC party representative councillor in Madibeng, North West, died on Wednesday, apparently after being shot with a rubber bullet at Marikana over the weekend.
The Friends of the Youth League said in a statement that the woman died in hospital after allegedly being shot by police on Saturday.
Police spokesman Captain Dennis Adriao could not confirm the woman's death.
Spokesman for the Independent Police Investigative Directorate, Moses Dlamini, said he had not heard of the woman's death.
However, spokesman for the North West provincial government, Lesiba Kgwele, confirmed the woman had died.