South Africa: GCIS Remembers Ronnie - Communicator Par Excellence

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- allafrica.com | 5 days ago

Mamoepa's illustrious work and passion to serve began when he was only 18-years-old when he was arrested for the first time and banished to Robben Island.

In 1986, he was detained under the State of Emergency Act. He joined the South African Communist Party's underground structures after his release in 1987.

His career as a journalist and communicator did not deter him from working within the structures of the Mass Democratic Movement, the Atteridgeville-Saulsville Residents Organisation, the United Democratic Front and the African National Congress.

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