South Africa wishes struggle veteran Ahmed Kathrada a speedy recovery

Well-wishers messages to South African struggle veteran Ahmed Kathrada have been flowing in wishing him a speedy recovery.

Kathrada underwent minor surgery to remove a blood clot on the brain. He is now being treated for post-surgical complications.

Doctors say his age is the major complicating factor which is slowing down his recovering.

At 87, Kathrada is one of three Rivonia trialists still alive today.

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