Ahmed Kathrada’s legacy lives on

Ahmed Kathrada’s legacy lives on

Late struggle stalwart Ahmed Kathrada.

The who’s who of business and politics graced the occasion.

Were he alive today, Rivonia Treason trialist Ahmed Kathrada would marvel at witnessing companies and entrepreneurs forking out close to R2 million in just one gala dinner in his honour and legacy. In a colourful event marked by speeches, music and traditional dancing, held at the Sandton Convention Centre over the weekend, to raise funds for the Ahmed Kathrada Foundation (AKF), AKF executive director Neeshan Balton confirmed that contributions made reached R1.8 million. These included the purchase of dinner tables, financial contributions and an auction of historic memorabilia. The auction saw:  A Nelson Mandela portrait by Yiull Damaso – depicting...




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