Biographies

Born in Natal in 1931, he studied at Adams College and Ohlange Institute, where he matriculated in 1950. After working some time in a Durban... read more
After living for some time in Orlando Township, Johannesburg, Barney William Ngakane moved to Springs, where he served as chairman... read more
African National Congress branch chairman in Alexandra Township in Johannesburg in the 1950s and one of the accused in the Treason... read more
Born 1927. With Elliot Tonjeni, Bransby Ndobe did much to organise African National Congress (ANC) branches between... read more
Peter (Petrus) Nchabeleng was president of the Northern Transvaal region of the United Democratic Front (UDF). He was convicted of... read more
Ntandazo Nokhamba (36) was from Lebode in the Eastern Cape. He began working for Lonmin around 2006. On 16 August 2012 he was killed at scen... read more
Rita Ndzanga was born on 17 October 1933, the third child of Isaac and Alina More in a village called Mogopa near Ventersdorp,  western... read more
Andries Ntsenyeho (42) was from Sasolburg in the Free State. He had worked for Lonmin for a year and was one of the leaders of the strike. O... read more
George Naicker was one of six sons. He was born on 1 June 1919. He joined the Natal Indian Congress in 1941 and became an executiv... read more
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As a child he grew up in a working-class environment - his father was a shoemaker - and attended primary schools in Evaton. He matriculated... read more
Mooroogiah Dhanapathy Naidoo, a South African lawyer who was an active opponent of apartheid, died on June 1 in his birthplace, Durban, Sout... read more

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