Activist Hazel Brown dies at age 80

    (Photo credit: Hazel Brown on Facebook)

    Gender and consumer rights activist Hazel Brown has passed away at the age of 80.

    According to a post on her Facebook page today, she died this morning at her home.

    It noted that further details would be released soon, along with funeral arrangements.

    Ms Brown is a former Coordinator of the Network of NGOs for the Advancement of Women.

    The UNC’s Women’s Arm says she was a dedicated servant of the people.