Mr Ahmed Kathrada at his home in Johannesburg. Struggle veteran Ahmed Kathrada and Nobel Laureate JM Coetzee have received honorary doctorates from Wits University. File image by: Refilwe Modise

Johannesburg -

The University of Witwatersrand on Tuesday honoured struggle icon Ahmed Kathrada.

The honorary Doctorate of Literature was conferred by the chancellor of Wits University, deputy chief justice Dikgang Moseneke, in Johannesburg. - Sapa