About this site

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 It is the product of almost two decades of research and includes analyses, chronologies, historical documents, and interviews from the apartheid and post-apartheid eras.

Makgoba, Malegapuru William

Dr Makgoba was the convener and chairperson of the African Renaissance Conference.  Formerly professor of molecular immunology at the University of the Witwatersrand and President of the Medical Research Council of South Africa, Dr Makgoba is currently Vice Chancellor of the University of KwaZulu-Natal.

Dr Makgoba is the author of Mokoko: The Makgoba Affair A Reflection on Transformation (1997) and co-editor of Knowledge, Identity and Curriculum Transformation in Africa (1997)

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