Bokwe James Mafuna

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Biographical information

Synopsis:

Journalist, detained, banned. Exiled in Paris

First name: 
Bokwe
Middle name: 
James
Last name: 
Mafuna
Ban information: 
Act No. 44 of 1950 Sec. 9 (1).Issued Period(s) [30 June 1973 to 28/2/1978]
Miscellaneous: 
Johannesburg

Mafuna was a founder member of Media Workers Association of South Africa (Mwasa), the Black Consciousness inspired trade union movement.


References:
• City Press (2002) What an ex-exile has to face in SA from City Press online. Available at www.citypress.co.za . Accessed on 14 July 2012

Last updated : 15-Jun-2017

This article was produced for South African History Online on 26-Mar-2012