Mngxitama hosts Mokoape, Mabasa, Mosala: place of Soweto Uprising in history

By BO Staff Writer Dr Nchaupe Aubrey Mokoape, Cde Tiyani Lybon Mabasa, and Prof Itumeleng Mosala – you can’t miss this outstanding lineup of Black Consciousness Movement (BCM) panelists who will tonight be discussing the location of the June 16, 1976 moment in the history of South Africa. The discussion will be streamed live via …

June 16, Black Power Day – panel discussion

Khotso Seatlholo (left), Tsietsi Mashinini (right) By Andile Mngxitama Tsietsi Mashinini, the chairperson of the Soweto Students’ Representative Council (SSRC), and his deputy Khotso Seatlholo were members of the South African Students’ Movement (SASM). Both the SSRC and SASM were among the 18 Black Consciousness-affiliated organisations banned on 19 October 1977. After the June 16 …