Ebrahim Ebrahim, a freedom fighter with no bitterness in his heart

Struggle veteran Ebrahim Ebrahim was brave and incorruptible

12 December 2021 - 00:00

“He was shabbily dressed, like an underground operative who did not want to attract attention,” says Sehoai Santo, a former academic in Lesotho, about meeting Ebrahim “Ebie” Ebrahim in Harare in 1987.

They met at the house of another prominent struggle activist, Phyllis Naidoo. “He … carried a small radio, and regularly listened to the BBC and Deutsche Welle. He was a deep thinker, and seriously committed to the struggle.”..

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