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 It is the product of almost two decades of research and includes analyses, chronologies, historical documents, and interviews from the apartheid and post-apartheid eras.

Tugwana, Gabu

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Tugwana was editor of New Nation in the early nineties.

He worked for the Rand Daily Mail in 1976 as a reporter covering the unrest. He was arrested and jailed for three months without trial or charge under the Internal Security Act. Six months later he was again detained for 17 months, 13 of which were in solitary confinement.

This resource is hosted by the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory, but was compiled and authored by Padraig O’Malley. Return to the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory site.