19 April 2017
The Secretary General of the African National Congress, Comrade Gwede Mantashe will deliver memorial lectures on the late Comrade Chris Hani in the OR Tambo Region, Eastern Cape and in Matlosana, North West Province on the 21st and 22nd of April 2017 respectively. Comrade Chris Hani, an ardent communist who dedicated his life to the liberation of South Africa from the yoke of class, race and gender oppression was assassinated on the 10 April 1993.
The lecture in the OR Tambo region forms part of the ANC region's ongoing political education programme. The lecture in Matlosana is organised by the Young Communist League of South Africa (YCLSA), and the Secretary General, Comrade Gwede Mantashe will deliver the lecture as the keynote speaker.
Members of the media are invited to cover the memorial lectures which will be held as follows:
DATE: Friday, 21 April 2017
REGION: OR Tambo Region
VENUE: OR Tambo Hall, Mthatha, Eastern Cape
DATE: Saturday, 22 April 2017
VENUE: Matlosana Auditorium, North West Province
Issued by the African National Congress
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