Press Releases

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Group Areas Board: investigation in terms of the Group Areas Act, 1950 (Act No. 41 of 1950) as amended: Grahamstown 1957-05-03

Press cutting:

Group Areas proclaimed: Fingo village now for Coloureds 1970-03-26

Press cutting announcing the proclamation of the Group Areas Act in Grahamstown for White and Coloured areas

How and why a small ANC of (S.A.) clique decided to make a public emergence at this time and state in the development of our situation 1976-12-11

ANC statement, written by Alfred Nzo, on the Makiwane group expulsion.

International Press Conference by the Honourable P W Botha, Prime Minister of the RSA on the talks between the Five Western Powers and the RSA Government regarding South West Africa 1978-10-19

Press Conference with P W Botha regarding the independence of Namibia. Includes a joint statement by the South African Government and the five Foreign Ministers

Joint Communique of the African National Congress, Natal Indian Congress, the Transvaal Indian Congress and members of the Indian community of South Africa 1988-10-10

Joint Communique of the African National Congress, Natal Indian Congress, the Transvaal Indian Congress, and members of the Indian community of South Africa, on talks held in Lusaka.

Joint Press Conference, Department of State, 14 May 1981 with Secretary of State Haig and Minister of Foreign Affairs Botha 1981-05-14

Press Conference in the United States, with US Secretary Haig and Minister of Foreign Affairs Botha, regarding the independence of Nambia.

Joint Statement from the ANC, UDF and COSATU 1989-06-06

Joint statement published in an ERIP booklet entitled Negotiations: fighting with new weapons.

Kwa-Natal Indaba 000-00-00

Article regarding Kwa-Natal Indaba as it met to plan tactics and tie up crucial loose ends in the face of dicouraging government reaction to its proposals, in the latest setback, constitutional dev

Mandela's full reply to President Botha's offer 1985-02-11

Nelson Mandela's response to P W Botha's conditional offer of freedom made in Parliament. Published in the Rand Daily Mail, Monday, February 11, 1985.

Motion: We, members of the University of Cape Town 1976-08-04

The members of the University of Cape Town express concern at the direction in which South African society is heading and express solidarity with people suffering from the humiliation and oppressio

Nature and extent of the SADF's involvement in the Angolan conflict 1977-02-03

Press release issued by Defence Headquarters in Pretoria regarding South Africa's involvement in Angola.

Negotiations: a strategic perspective 1992-11-25

Statement by the African National Congress on negotiations as adopted by the National Executive Committee on 25 November 1992.

Neither I nor Young did plan the march: says student leader 1977-04-00

This press statement, signed by the Chairman, relates to misunderstading regarding the organisers of a march during the visit of Andrew Young, the United States ambassador to the United Nations

New year message of the United Democratic Front: December 1987 1987-12-00

Press release from the United Democratic Front with a new year message in which the United Democratic Front salutes courage bravery and determination of the victims of apartheid and those still str

NUM, FEDTRAW, rural, parliament and miscellaneous 0000-00-00

Different articles on NUM, as Anglo American Corporation yesterday appeal to the National Union of Mines workers to resume talks aimed at ending then two-week old gold and coal miners strike, artic

NUSAS motion 1978-12-00

This article discusses things that the National Assembly notes as problems for South African Students. It also discusses strategies that were suggested as the solutions for their problems.

NUSAS bannings condemned 1973-02-28

Articles in the Cape Times reporting on the condemnation by several leading figures of the banning of eight office bearers of the National Union of South African Students.

NUSAS Press Bulletin 1972-05-12

Press statements issued by Paul Pretorius, President of the National Union of South African Students, and Geoff Budlender on behalf of the Students Representative Council at the University of Cape

NUSAS Press Digest, Number 1, 1969 1969-00-00

A compilation of press reports and comments on events at Fort Hare University College during 1968, and an historical background of the College from 1916 to 1948.

NUSAS Press Digest, Number 4, 1967 1967-00-00

NUSAS Press Digest, number 4, 1967. A compilation of press reports and editorial comments during July, August and September, 1967 on the banning order placed on Dr Raymond (Bill) Hoffenberg.

NUSAS Press Release 1970-05-16

NUSAS Press release regarding developments and plans for the National Union of South African Students and a confirmation of a special congress to complete the reassessment of the Union.

NUSAS Press Release No. 4, 1967 1967-06-06

NUSAS press bulletin on the 1967 National Day of Affirmation of Academic and Human Freedom in South Africa.

NUSAS Press Release No. 5, 1967 1967-06-07

Press release by the NUSAS President and Vice-President of the National Union of South African Students stating the opposition of the Union to the Terrorism Bill that had been tabled in the South A

NUSAS Press Release: Behind the scenes activity in the last three months... 1970-05-14

Press release issued by the NUSAS Chairperson, Neville Curtis, listing achievements and detailing future plans ahead of the 46th Annual Congress in June/July 1970

Off-the-record statement by Minister R F Botha at a meeting between the Minister and representatives of the South African media in Washington on 16 May 1981 1981-05-16

Press statement by Minister Pik Botha about US/South Africa relations and policy. Nuclear matters were also mentioned.

Paris sanctions conference hears African National Congress of South Africa 1981-05-28

ANC press release regarding a statement by Oliver R Tambo, ANC President, to the International Conference on sanctions against South Africa.

Perspectives on the current situation: ANC view 0000-00-00

African National Congress statement on the current political situation in South Africa, presented to a meeting of the Five Freedoms Forum.

Plan for township scrapped 1978-04-25

Press article about the scrapping of plans to develop a consolidated African township at Klipfontein, a farm near Bushman's River Mouth for Africans from Boknes, Kenton on Sea, Bushman&'s River

Press cuttings-repression of youth 0000-00-00

Article on repression of youth regarding repression of students in 1984 as over 50 students were detained, an article on Sowetan regarding fun run to launch the International year of the youth in S

Press release issued following the Mariannhill Conference held on 1-3 December 1968. 1968-12-03

The press release provides reasons for establishing a national student organisation (SASO) South African Students Organisation..

Press release to the Rand Daily Mail 1974-00-00

The Black People's Convention press release, signed by Nkwenkwe Nkomo, National Organiser, states that the convention has been mandated by Black people to utilise all available resources to achieve

Press Statement concerning the transition in Mozambique: riots, rallies etc 1974-09-09

A press statement issued by SASO on the independance of Mozambique

Press statement from the South African Catholic Bishops' Conference 1988-02-25

Press statement by Bishop Reginald Orsmond, SACBC Acting President on behalf of the SACBC Administrative Board against the violation of human rights in South Africa.

Press statement of the National Executive Committee of the African National Congress 1990-03-02

Press statement of the National Executive Committee of the African National Congress reporting on a meeting held in Lusaka, Zambia, in March 1990, regarding the situation since the release of Nelso

Remarks by Rev Frank Chikane at press conference held in Pretoria 1989-10-11

Press statement containing remarks by Rev Frank Chikane at the press conference held in Pretoria after he and Archbishop Tutu and Rev Boesak met with President De Klerk.

Repression of the United Democratic Front under state of attack 1985-00-00

Article on repression of the United Democratic Front under the state of attack as President Botha said the month saw increased government response to the United Democratic Front, both in words and

SACC Press release: Promotion of Orderly Internal Politics Bill 1988-03-03

Press release issued by the South African Council of Churches about the gazetting of the Promotion of Orderly Internal Politics Bill, legislation which effectively banned 17 organisations, individu

Sebe assured of Whittlesea 1978-10-21

Press article on a meeting held by Ciskei Chief Minister L L Sebe and Deputy Minister of Plural Relations, Dr W Vosloo discussing matters relating to the resettlement of people at Whittlesea and Gl

Soweto Students Representative Council: Press Statement 4th November 1976 1976-11-04

A press statement confirming the stand by all students and youth of Soweto and other areas of the country that sales of any kind of liquour, including from shebeens, remain banned

Squatters at Bushman's River big headache 1978-03-10

Press article about the growing number of squatters at Bushman's River village


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