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Prof Rashid Bhikha Tribute and Remembrance

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Prof Rashid Bhikha (1945-2023)

Pioneer, Visionary, Philanthropist and Laudium Veteran has returned to his Lord

It is with a heavy heart that our community bids farewell to a stalwart. Prof Rashid Bhikha, known fondly as Uncle Poppy, lived his life by example, through unwavering values, commitment to his family and society, and a quest for sincerity and humility that touched everyone who was fortunate enough to engage with him. His journey has been been a purposeful and conscious stride in the betterment of South African healthcare services, education and training, his faith and his charitable efforts towards the improvement of the conditions of all people regardless of race, colour and creed.


Condolence letters

Condolence and Tribute letters written by various organisations, institutions and individuals.

Online Condolences Meeting

Held to Commemorate Prof. Rashid Ahmed Hassen Bhikha


Online Tributes

Radio tributes and videos shared by various organisations