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Ramaphosa Cyril

Monday, 26 November 1984

Cyril Ramaphosa, a lawyer and General Secretary of the National Union of Mineworkers of South Africa, was arrested in Lebowa, on charge of organising or planning to take part in a meeting in Namakgale. The local magistrate had banned meetings in the town.

References:
• South African History Online,Cyril Matamela,Ramaphosa,[online],Available at www.sahistory.org.za[Accessed:22 November 2013]

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