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Nkosi sikelel' iAfrika
Duration: 00:18:34

People: Zollie Malindi, Oscar Mpetha, Cyril Ramaphosa, Helen Joseph, Winnie Mandela, Walter Sisulu, Oliver Tambo, Joe Modise, Chris Hani, Joe Slovo, Govan Mbeki, Ahmed Kathrada, Kenneth Kaunda, Elias Motsoaledi, Jack Simons, Mzwakhe Mbuli

Primary Language(s): English

Description: Crowd at Soccer City. [00:00] They sing a freedom song and toyi-toyi. [00:40] Walter Sisulu speaks at the rally. [01:07] Govan Mbeki (father of President Thabo Mbeki), Zollie Malindi and Jack Simons (both former members of the South African Communist Party), and Elias Motsoaledi attend the rally. [02:38] Cyril Ramaphosa addresses the stadium. [03:08] Helen Joseph is aided to the Soccer City. [03:16] Crowds wave at VIP motorcade entering Soccer City. [05:24] People at Soweto community hall welcome Walter Sisulu, Oscar Mpetha, and others with song. [07:58] Walter Sisulu raises black power salute and sings Nkosi sikelel’ iAfrika with his former inmates standing in the front row and Winnie Mandela behind him. [08:58] Oliver Tambo speaks at Lusaka, Zambia. [13:19] Joe Slovo, Chris Hani, and Joe Modise (from left to right) are present. [15:15] The Zambian national anthem is sung by President Kenneth Kaunda. [16:08] The South African national anthem is sung, with focus on Govan Mbeki, Ahmed Kathrada, and others. [16:56]