Ahmed Kathrada's nephew and grand-nephew killed in robbery

JOHANNESBURG - The nephew of the late anti-apartheid activist, Ahmed Kathrada and his son were killed in a robbery on Thursday night.

The Ahmed Kathrada Foundation has sent its condolences to the Kathrada family after the murder of Yunus Kathrada and his son Moulana Ahmed Kathrada.

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The 65-year-old and his 28-year-old son were killed during a robbery at their home in Schweizer Reneke, North West.

“This was the nephew and grand-nephew of struggle stalwart Ahmed Kathrada. We received news late last night that they had been killed in a robbery,” The foundation said in a statement.

They were buried on Friday.


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