The Democratic Alliance has today paid
tribute to South African author and academic Professor Andre P Brink.
Professor Brink died at the age of
79-years-old while onboard a flight from the Netherlands to Cape Town on Friday
DA National Spokesperson Marius
Redelinghuys said Brink was one of the key figures in the significant Afrikaans
literary movement known as Die Sestigers.
Redelinghuys said Professor Brink will be
remembered for his contribution to the fight against Apartheid and for
highlighting contemporary social issues in democratic South Africa through his
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