Lindiwe Mazibuko South African Politician

Democratic Alliance Media Liaison Officer Lindiwe Mazibuko is a South African politician and Member of Parliament (MP). She’s the National Spokesperson for the Democratic Alliance (DA) and the Shadow Minister of Rural Development and Land Reform (see my May 18th blog on SA political parties). The DA is South Africa’s only major opposition party to…

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National Women’s Day South Africa

Since 1994, August 9th in South Africa is known as National Women’s Day. It’s a public holiday commemorating the march of 20,000 South African women on August 9, 1956 against apartheid movement restrictions requiring Africans to carry “passes”. These brave women marched on the Union Buildings in Pretoria to protest government amendments to the Urban…

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