Gana Makabeni dies

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Thursday, 13 October 1955

Gana Makabeni, trade union leader and member of the National Executive Committee of the African National Congress (ANC) in the 1940s, died in the Western Native Township, Johannesburg. He died a batchelor after a short illness and was buried at the Croesus Cemetery in Newclare, Johannesburg.


• Sonderling, N.E. (ed.) New Dictionary of South African Biography, v. 2
South African History Online, Gana Makabeni, [online], Available at [Accessed: 9 October 2013]

Last updated : 09-Oct-2013

This article was produced for South African History Online on 16-Mar-2011