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OPINION: In memory of Black Press

By Pinky Khoabane In our series of Today in History, two days ago, we showcased a revolutionary, first president of the African National Congress,  Ntate John Langalibalele Dube. http://uncensoredopinion.co.za/today-history-john-langalibalele-dube-born/ One of the…


Today In History: Malcolm X Assassinated

On 21 February 1965, Malcolm X was assassinated before he was about to deliver a speech about his new organisation called the Organisation of Afro-American Unity.  Malcolm X, born May 19, 1925…


Today in History: Mugabe sacks Joshua Nkomo

On 17 February 1982, Zimbabwean Prime Minister Robert Mugabe fired his one-time comrade and junior coalition party leader Dr Joshua Nkomo and three senior party leaders for allegedly stock-piling arms…