Press Releases

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Glenmore plan slammed

Newspaper article quoting Donald Savage denouncing the proposed forced removals of Black people from Kenton-on-Sea to Glenmore Resettlement Camp in the Ciskei

Give Glenmore water plea

Press article relating to the urgent need for the planning of an adequate water supply system for Glenmore Township

Free translation of the text of the Joint Declaration issued by Fidel Castro, President of Cuba, and Jose Eduardo Dos Santos, President of Angola, on the occasion of the latter's visit to Cuba on 19 March 1984

Statement issued by Fidel Castro, President of Cuba, following the President of Angola's visit to Cuba, regarding the peace efforts in southern Africa.

Forward to a People's Government

African National Congress response to P W Botha's announcement that he would summon a conference representative of all races to deliberate about matters affecting South Africa.

Families given deadline to move

Press cutting referring to the eleven days notice given to black residents of Kenton on Sea to move to Committees Drift

Eye-witness account of the action by South African police in a Black Township near Cape Town

A teacher's account of police brutality against High school students in the Cape Peninsula in the period following the Soweto riots, published as an article in The Guardian, United Kingdom

Dr Neil Agget - Protest and Work Stoppage - Pres Cuttings

Protest and Work Stoppage - newspaper cuttings

Development of twenty six million Rand Black Glenmore township to begin

Newspaper article on the planned development of Glenmore township for the resettlement of Black people forced to move from designated White areas

Development of R26m Black Glenmore township to begin

Press cutting about the development of Glenmore township for the resettlement of Black people.

Declaration of Unity and the Ten Point Programme

Statement approved by the Continuation Committee of the Preliminary Unity Conference of Delegates from the AAC and the National Anti-C.A.D., December 17, 1943. This document highlights and describes the Ten Point Programme of the Unity Movement.

Declaration of the OAU ad-hoc Committee on Southern Africa on the question of South Africa

Organisation of African Unity declaration on the question of South Africa. Statement that apartheid must be liquidated. Includes statement of principles, outlines steps to be taken for negotiations to take place, presents guidelines for the process of negotiation, and a programme of action.

Declaration of the African National Congress (SA) Executive Committee, Morogoro, 17 - 20 March 1975

Declaration of the ANC National Executive Committee in Morogoro, 17-20 March 1975. Calls for the mobilisation of all forces in Africa and world-wide against apartheid.

Communique of the National Executive Committee of the African National Congress

Communique of the National Executive Committee of the African National Congress, reporting on a meeting of the NEC in early June, 1989. Condemned the extension of the State of Emergency. Examined the drive towards a workers' summit to mobilise resistance to the Labour Relations Amendment Act.

Committees Drift go-ahead

Press cutting relating to the Government's go-ahead with the Committeees Drift Glenmore scheme to resettle Black people from Grahamstown in the Ciskei. Attached is another press article, published in the Eastern Province Herald, entitled "Committees Drift plan to go ahead"

Ciskei Manpower Development Programme

Ciskei Manpower Development Programme aimed to create employment opportunities for Ciskeians

Christmas statement by leaders of the Black People's Convention in indefinite detention.

Through the external representative of the Black People's Convention, Mr Ranwedzi Nengwekhulu the statement was received from the BPC president , Mr Kenneth Rachidi and other members of the BPC held in Modder B prison.

Black power - students forced to leave meeting


Black Peoples Convention: Press Release 3rd March 1973

The Black Peoples Convention press release in response to the banning of Black leaders

Black peoples convention

This is a press article about bunning of black leaders.

Black People's Convention: press release 13 January 1972

This press release contains details of resolutions reached at the national conference of the Black People's Convention held between 17-19 December 1971


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