Africa Now December 11, 2013 Remembering Nelson Mandela

Ant-apartheid leader Ahmed Kathrada (R) with Africa Now! Host Mwiza Munthali (L)

Ant-apartheid leader Ahmed Kathrada (R) with Africa Now! Host Mwiza Munthali (L)

Topic: Remembering Nelson Mandela with a previous show in with anti-apartheid activist leader Mr. Ahmed Kathrada. Also featured are recordings of speeches and interviews of Mr. Nelson Mandela. Mr. Kathrada was jailed for 26 years, many of them in the notorious Robben Island prison together with Nelson Mandela, Walter Sisulu and others following the Rivonia Trial of 1963-64. His memoir, No Bread for Mandela: Memoirs of Ahmed Kathrada, Prisoner No. 468/64, was reprinted in 2011. Originally broadcast on WPFW.

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