Nelson Mandela admits to the torture of dissident guerrillas

Proceedings get under way at the TRC hearing Image source

Saturday, 14 April 1990

Nelson Mandela admits that members of the ANC had tortured dissident guerrillas, but says the officials involved have been punished and that any further torture has been banned

The TRC's report on the ANC and their human rights violations.  

• Beaver country Times,(1990),Mandela admites to tortures,from Google newspapers,15 April,[online],Available at [Accessed:11 April 2014]

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