Turkish Embassy in Pretoria

Embassy Announcement

Statement By The Embassy Of Turkey In Pretoria On The Passing Of Ahmed Kathrada , 28.03.2017

We have learned with great sorrow the passing away of Ahmed Kathrada, who was one of the founding fathers of South African democracy and anti-Apartheid struggle.

As a prominent Muslim politician, Kathrada will always be remembered with his staunch support for freedoms, democracy, equality and human rights.

We extend our condolences to the family of Ahmed Kathrada and friendly people of South Africa.