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COSAS Leaders on its Formation and Purpose
Duration: 01:31:04

People: Whitey Mohapi, Tshediso Matona, Desmond Abrahams, Shepi Mati, Lizo Ngcokoto

Primary Language(s): English

Description: Interview with Congress of South African Students (COSAS) leaders at the University of Cape Town. Leaders, from left to right, are Tshediso Matona (Director-General of National Department of Trade and Industry 2006 - ), Shepi Mati (former COSAS President and radio producer for IDASA), Lizo Ngcokoto, Whitey Mohapi, and Desmond Abrahams. Leaders discuss the formation of COSAS, links with other organizations, and its involvement in student affairs, including issues such as sexual harassment, corporal punishment, school fees, etc.