WATCH: Struggle icon Andrew Mlangeni turns 95


Parliament of the Republic of South Africa

JOHANNESBURG - President Cyril Ramaphosa is among key speakers celebrating the life of struggle and anti-apartheid icon Andrew Mlangeni.

Mlangeni, the last surviving Rivonia trialist turns 95.

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He was sentenced to life on Robben Island in 1963 along with former president Nelson Mandela, Ahmed Kathrada, Walter Sisulu and others.

Other panelists who will speak during the webinar include former presidents Thabo Mbeki and Kgalema Motlanthe and chairperson of the Mlangeni Foundation, Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi.