“The passing of Andrew Mekete Mlangeni signifies the top of a generational historical past and locations our future squarely in our palms,” Ramaphosa mentioned.
The president had this to say about Andrew Mlangeni:
“Till lately, we have been capable of sit at Bab’ Mlangeni’s toes and draw on his wealth of knowledge and his unfailing dedication – even at his very superior age – to a greater life for all South Africans.
“Bab’ Mlangeni’s dramatic life was a novel instance of heroism and humility inhabiting the identical individual and all through his lengthy life he remained a beacon of moral management and look after humanity in our personal nation and across the globe.
“Together with his passing because the final remaining Rivonia Trialist, Bab’ Mlangeni has certainly handed the baton to his compatriots to construct the South Africa he fought to liberate and to reconstruct throughout our democratic dispensation.
“He was a champion and exemplar of the values we have to construct a South Africa that gives dignity and alternative for all and which takes its rightful place within the international group of countries.
“My ideas are with the Mlangeni Household at the moment and with all who’ve had the blessing of assembly and being touched by Bab’ Mlangeni’s ardour for attaining a greater society in addition to his ardour for a life that’s well-rounded, adventurous, wholesome and embracing of individuals from all walks of life.”