The 93-year-old former Robben Island prisoner died in Windhoek on Friday. Toivo was a co-founder of the South West African People’s Organisation( SWAPO), which is still the governing party in Namibia.
He was one of 36 Namibians to be arrested by South African apartheid security forces on terrorism charges in 1966 and spent 16 years in Robben Island.
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