Last Mandela co-accused dies aged 95
Andrew Mlangeni, pictured here in December 2013, celebrated his 95th birthday last month

South Africa’s anti-apartheid stalwart and the last remaining Rivonia trialist Andrew Mlangeni has died aged 95.

He was admitted to 1 Military Hospital in the capital, Pretoria, last Tuesday following an abdominal complaint, according to a government statement.

“The passing of Andrew Mekete Mlangeni signifies the end of a generational history and places our future squarely in our hands,” President Cyril Ramaphosa said.

“With his passing as the last remaining Rivonia Trialist, Bab’ Mlangeni has indeed passed the baton to his compatriots to build the South Africa he fought to liberate and to reconstruct during our democratic dispensation,” he added.

Nelson Mandela (L) and Andrew Mlangeni (R) listen to present-day President Cyril Ramaphosa at an event in February 1990.


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