S. Africa: Anti-apartheid icon and last Rivonia trialist Andrew Mlangeni dies at 95

S. Africa: Anti-apartheid icon and last Rivonia trialist Andrew Mlangeni dies at 95

*Anti-apartheid icon and the last surviving Rivonia trialist, Andrew Mlangeni has died at the age of 95.*

In a statement, President Cyril Ramaphosa said he had learnt “with deep sadness of the passing away overnight” of Mlangeni.

The ANC stalwart was admitted to 1 Military Hospital in Thaba Tshwane, Pretoria, on Tuesday following an abdominal complaint.

Ramaphosa said: “The passing of Andrew Mekete Mlangeni signifies the end of a generational history and places our future squarely in our han…
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