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"You must remember Thabo is no longer my son, he is my comrade!"
December 1989
Duration: 00:10:02

People: Govan Mbeki, Ahmed Kathrada, Murphy Morobe, Joe Slovo, Winnie Mandela, Albertina Sisulu, Walter Sisulu, Steve Tshwete

Description: Footage of ANC members in Lusaka and those headed to Lusaka to meet with the ANC in exile prior to its unbanning. Clips of traditional music and dance in Lusaka and toyi-toying ANC members. [00:32] Interview with Joe Slovo, General Secretary of the South African Communist Party and former Minister of Housing, in Lusaka. [01:20] Interview with Steve Tshwete, former Minister of Sport and Recreation and Minister of Safety and Security. [05:51] Footage of Winnie Mandela at the Johannesburg Airport, where she meets Walter and Albertina Sisulu. [06:57] Interview with Govan Mbeki, former Robben Island prisoner and leading member of the ANC and SACP. "You must remember Thabo is no longer my son, he is my comrade!" [08:12]