It was also during this time that SA Communist Party leader Chris Hani was assassinated in his Gauteng home in April 1993.
With fresh fears of a retaliation civil war, Mandela called for calm, urging South Africans to stand together and not destroy what Hani had given his life for.
Contact us if you experience any difficulty logging in.
The number of political writers in France is out of all proportion to the number of reading and reflecting men who enter into the population of the state.
Renan leaves the Semitic languages and the battle-grounds of Biblical history, to write scholarly and thoughtful essays on the questions of the hour.
Tame forsakes art and artists, and assails universal suffrage.
1994 Democracy dawns in SA THE snaking queues from voting stations across South Africa on April 27 1994 were a clear indication that power was about to change hands and Nelson Mandela was soon to be state president.
Finally, apartheid was defeated and black South Africans were on the brink of freedom.
Littré the lexicographer, Victor Hugo the poet, Alexandre Dumas the playwright, the Bishop of Orleans, and a great army of professors, soldiers, churchmen, and nobles, men of every profession and every rank in society, join in the great work of the patriot.
It is the work of the patriot, because patriotism exacts of every man that he reflect on the affairs of his country, and that he give his neighbors the result of his reflections.