Item 789 - Press statement by the Office of the President on President Mandela's meeting with KwaZulu-Natal Amakhosi

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Press statement by the Office of the President on President Mandela's meeting with KwaZulu-Natal Amakhosi


  • 1996-02-26 (Creation)

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Transcription of speech made by Mr Mandela

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(18 July 1918-5 December 2013)

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Migrated from the Nelson Mandela Speeches Database (Sep-2018).

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South African Government Information Website

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Meeting between Mandela and Amakhosi ; Enquiries: Joel Netshitenzhe

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President Nelson Mandela last night, Sunday, 25 February 1996, consulted Chief Mangosuthu Buthelezi telephonically on the date and venue of the meeting with KwaZulu-Natal amakhosi, which is to precede the planned imbizo. It was agreed that the meeting will take place on 15 March 1996 at the Nongoma residence of the former Commissioner-General of KwaZulu.

The date and venue of the meeting have also been proposed to His Majesty King Zwelethini who has indicated that he will be available. The leader of the African National Congress in KwaZulu-Natal, Jacob Zuma, has also accepted the proposed arrangements.

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Acquisition method: From website ; Source: South African Government Information Website. Accessioned on 18/12/06 by Helen Joannides




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