Police arrest the Azanian People’s Organisation’s (AZAPO) two principal leaders, Ishmael Mkhabela and Lybon Mabasa in Soweto.

Thursday, 4 May 1978

Police arrest the Azanian People's Organisation's (AZAPO) two principal leaders, Ishmael Mkhabela and Lybon Mabasa in Soweto.

References:
• Kalley, J.A.; Schoeman, E. & Andor, L.E. (eds)(1999). Southern African Political History: a chronology of key political events from independence to mid-1997, Westport: Greenwood.

Last updated : 03-May-2012

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