African National Congress (ANC) Collection

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Archive Type: Official Document - Conference Paper
Publication date: December 2012
Archive Type: Articles
Author: Bulumko Nelana
Publication date: February 2010
Archive Type: Interviews
Question: How would you assess the Lancaster House Conference on Zimbabwe, and the implementation up to now of what was agreed? TAMBO: The decisions of the Lancaster House Conference on...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 1980
Archive Type: Interviews
Question: How do you assess the situation in southern Africa after the Zimbabwe Patriotic Front has signed the ceasefire agreement? TAMBO: The liberation war in Zimbabwe is part and...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: January 1980
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
Today is January 8th, the birthday of the African National Congress. This 68th anniversary of the foundation of the ANC falls in the year 1980, a historic year in that it also is the 25th anniversary...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 8 January 1980
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
The African National Congress has in its ranks people who are fighting together across the race and colour line, and who sacrifice together in that struggle... Today I am pleased to introduce three...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 5 November 1979
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
The recent invasion of Angola by South African troops is the most dangerous crisis faced by Africa since the United States intervention in the Congo (Leopoldville)(2) and later the invasion of...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 31 October 1975
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
Dear friends and fellow countrymen, The opening of a new year is the occasion for the exchange of greetings. From this southern part of the world of progressive peoples, we send our sincere and...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 1 January 1971
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
Since the banning of the African National Congress on April, 1960, three conferences which were in the nature of general consultations have been held by the A.N.C. The first of these was held at...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: March 1969
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
Comrades-in-arms and fellow fighters in the struggle for freedom: On December 16, 1961, a national army - Umkhonto we Sizwe - was born to resume the armed resistance of our fathers, this time...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 16 December 1969
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
This is a joyful day for all of us. It is a day of celebration for all the people of our country. Those who have chosen to turn their backs on our festivity are the small minority who continue to...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 29 October 1989
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
Mr. Chairman, President Mohammed Hosni Mubarak,  Your Excellencies, Distinguished Heads of State and Government,  Esteemed Heads of Delegations,  Your Excellency Javier Perez de...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 24 – 26 July 1989
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
Compatriots, fellow South Africans and comrades, On behalf of the National Executive Committee of the African National Congress, and on my personal behalf, I greet you all. We bring to this...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 1 July 1989
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
The five-year plan placed before the National Party conference by President-elect F.W. de Klerk yesterday, 29th June, 1989, is a shocking insult to the people of South Africa. The idea that our...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 30 June 1989
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
(Extract) The special conference on southern Africa, convened by the Socialist International in Harare earlier this year, took place against a favourable backdrop of positive developments towards...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 20 June 1989
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
Comrade Joe Slovo, General Secretary of the South African Communist Party,  Comrade Dan Tloome, Chairman of the South African Communist Party,  Distinguished delegates to the Seventh...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: April 1989
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
Esteemed Heads of State and Political Parties of the Frontline States,  Distinguished heads of delegation of member parties of Socialist International,  Mr. Chairman,  Honourable...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 15 February 1989
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
Mr. Chairman,  Your Excellencies, Ministers, Ambassadors and High Commissioners,  Comrades and friends, The Chairman of our Conference, His Excellency the Foreign Minister of the...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 12 January 1989
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
Compatriots, brothers and sisters, Today, January 8th, we observe the 77th anniversary of the people's movement, the African National Congress. I have the pleasure to extend greetings of the New...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 8 January 1989
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
Your Excellency, President Ali Hassan Mwinyi, President of the United Republic of Tanzania, Vice-Chairman of Chama Cha Mapinduzi and Current Chairman of PTA Authority, Your Excellencies, Heads of...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 1 December 1988
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
Your Excellency, Comrade President Kenneth Kaunda, President of UNIP and of the Republic of Zambia,  Honourable members of the Central Committee of UNIP,  Your Excellencies,...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: August 1988
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
We would like to take this opportunity to pay homage to the farsighted leaders of our region who, eight years ago, decided to establish the Southern Africa Development Coordination Conference, the...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
Archbishop Trevor Huddleston,  Dear friends of the British Anti-Apartheid Movement,  Esteemed cultural workers and artists,  Dear friends, youth and citizens of Great Britain and...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 11 June 1988
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
The people of South Africa, particularly the youth of our country, are renowned for their fearless challenge to the full might of Pretoria's tyranny. In spite of fierce repression under the state of...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: June 1988
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
Comrade Chairman, Your Excellencies, Honourable Ministers, Distinguished delegates to this historic session of the OAU Liberation Committee, Your Excellencies, Ambassadors and High...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 13 May 1988
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
Chairperson, Comrade Sally Mugabe,  Your Excellency, Comrade President Robert Mugabe,  Honourable Deputy Executive Director of UNICEF, Dr. Richard Jolly,  Comrade Members of the...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: March 1-5, 1988
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
The time has come for all of us to leave this friendly city which has been our home for a few days, and return to our respective theatres of struggle. The sadness we might feel at this parting is...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 4 December 1987
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
As we meet here today, an important conference is taking place in Addis Ababa. This is the Extraordinary Summit Meeting of OAU Heads of State and Government. The leaders of our continent have met to...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 1 December 1987
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
Comrade Professor Doctor Rathmann, esteemed rector of Karl Marx University,  Members of the Central Committee of the Socialist Unity Party of Germany,  Members of the Council, staff and...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 11 November 1987
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
Comrade Mikhail Gorbachev, General Secretary of the CPSU, The delegation of the African National Congress shares the views of all the foreign delegations assembled here who have underlined the...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: November 4-5, 1987
Archive Type: Articles
Johannesburg - The ANC headquarters in the Joburg CBD, Chief Albert Luthuli House, could be up for grabs soon after the Johannesburg High Court ordered the sheriff to auction the building. The order...
Author: SOLLY MAPHUMULO
Publication date: 20 AUGUST 2017
Publisher: IOL
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
     This day 25 years ago bomb blasts in several main centres rocked South Africa. Thus was born Umkhonto we Sizwe, the People's Army of our country.     By that time...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 16 December 1986
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
     We are greatly honoured to receive, on behalf of the African National Congress, the illustrious Ho Chi Minh Award, conferred by the World Peace Council on the vanguard movement of...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 15 December 1986
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
     The tragedy that has befallen the people of Mozambique is without parallel in the history of the independent Africa.  It is a tragedy that has shocked and stunned...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 22 October 1986
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
Mr. Chairman, Esteemed Heads of State and Government, Distinguished Ministers and fellow delegates, Comrades leaders of the liberation movements, Ladies and gentlemen,      A...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 1 September 1986
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
H.E. Sir Geoffrey Howe Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs London.   Sir Geoffrey,     I am most grateful for your kind letter of 18 July 1986 which has...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 21 July 1986
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
Mr. Chairman, Your Excellencies, Ladies and gentlemen,     Exactly eight months ago to the day, in Nassau, the capital of the Bahamas, Heads of State and Government of the...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 23 June 1986
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
    Our struggle has entered a phase which marks the final days of the apartheid system of colonial and racist domination. The extraordinary challenge represented by the mass offensive...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 19 June 1986
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
Mr. President, Your Excellency Mr. Perez de Cuellar, Secretary-General of the United     Nations, Your Excellency President Abdou Diouf, President of Senegal and Chairman  ...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 16 June 1986
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
    On June 16, 1976, as we all know, the children of Soweto, Mamelodi, Gugulethu and other areas rose united in response to a massacre unprecedented in its nature and scale.  On the...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 16 June 1986
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
    During the weekend of 24th to 26th May, 1986, delegations of the National African Federated Chambers of Commerce (NAFCOC) and the African National Congress (ANC), led by their two...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 27 May 1986
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
    Today, I stand before this august and eminent assembly to receive an honorary degree of Doctor of Laws. The question I have pondered without results from the day I first learnt of this...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 9 May 1986
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
    The most senior leaders of the oppressed people of South Africa have been in prison for almost a quarter of a century now.  They, who would have contributed so enormously to the...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 5 May 1986
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
     We have gathered here today to bid farewell to a warrior.  We have converged from all corners of the  globe to pay homage to a revolutionary.  We have convened on...
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
Mr. Chairman, Mr. Prime Minister, Comrade leaders of SWAPO of Namibia, Foreign guests, Your Excellencies, Distinguished delegates to this historic Swedish People's Parliament against Apartheid...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 21 February 1986
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
Compatriots,      As the New Year begins, and on the occasion of the 74th anniversary of your vanguard movement, the African National Congress, we extend to you our warm...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 8 January 1986
Archive Type: Articles
     Oppressed people in South Africa have always associated the history of the United States with the great name of Abraham Lincoln.  There was an issue involving human rights in...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 1966
Archive Type: Articles
MANDELA AND TAMBO said the brass plate on our office door. We practised as attorneys-at-law in Johannesburg in a shabby building across the street from the Magistrates' Court. Chancellor House in Fox...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: 1965
Archive Type: Official Document - Press Release | Speeches and Public Statements
    In a statement released in London on Wednesday, December 23rd, Mr. Z.B. Molete, Publicity Secretary of the Pan Africanist Congress, is reported to have said that there are talks being...
Author: O. R. Tambo
Publication date: December 1964

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