Oliver Tambo


The ANC stands up for unity

By Carl Niehaus The African National Congress emerged from its five day National Policy Conference stronger and more united than before the thousands of delegates last Friday walked through the…

Oliver Tambo- He was among the founding members of the ANC Youth League (ANC YL) in 1944 and became its first National Secretary. He was elected President of the Transvaal ANCYL in 1948 and national vice-president in 1949

Today In History: Oliver Tambo goes into exile

On 28 March 1960, Oliver Tambo goes into exile.   Source http://www.anc.org.za/content/oliver-tambo Following the Sharpeville Massacre, on 21 March 1960, when the regime introduced the Unlawful Organisations Bill to outlaw the ANC…