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We Remember Andries Tatane

Andries Tatane during the protest for water. Image: politicsweb

By Andile Mngxitama

It’s nine years since the public execution of Andries Tatane on 13 April 2011 in Ficksburg for simply demanding for water.

I did a live broadcast last night on my Facebook page to pay tribute to this beautiful fighter. I deliberated, amongst other things, on the Thomas Sankara Oath (dedicated to Tatane) which compels Politicians to use Public Services as a means of elaborating a truly responsive state.

Watch: https://web.facebook.com/andile.mngxi/videos/1644863182339190/

Andile Mngxitama is the President of Black First Land First (BLF), a radical black consciousness organization.

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