Ebrahim Ismail Ebrahim pictured in 1989, aged 51. Photo: AFP
Ebrahim Ismail Ebrahim pictured in 1989, aged 51. Photo: AFP

South African anti-apartheid veteran Ebrahim Ismail Ebrahim dies at 84

  • Ebrahim spent years imprisoned on Robben Island, where Nelson Mandela was also imprisoned for 27 years
  • He was freed in 1991 and joined the government after South Africa’s first democratic election in 1994

Topic |   South Africa
Ebrahim Ismail Ebrahim pictured in 1989, aged 51. Photo: AFP
Ebrahim Ismail Ebrahim pictured in 1989, aged 51. Photo: AFP
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