JOHANNESBURG – Pan-Africanist Congress veteran Philip Kgosana has died at the age 81.
He died in a Pretoria hospital on Wednesday following an operation.
Kgosana became a regional leader of the PAC at the age of 23.
He was arrested on the eve of the anti-pass campaign in the 1960s, and the young Kgosana then led over 30,000 protesters to Parliament.
Funeral details are yet to be announced.