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This resource is hosted by the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory, but was compiled and authored by Padraig O’Malley. It is the product of almost two decades of research and includes analyses, chronologies, historical documents, and interviews from the apartheid and post-apartheid eras.

Klaaste, Aggrey

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1940 2004

Klaaste was a newspaperman and editor of the large-circulation The Sowetan (from the mid-eighties). Klaaste became an influential and highly pragmatic leader of opinion during the difficult transition period of the 1990s.

Source: Joyce, Peter. A Concise Dictionary of South African Biography (1999). Francolin : Cape Town.

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