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 It is the product of almost two decades of research and includes analyses, chronologies, historical documents, and interviews from the apartheid and post-apartheid eras.

1984

Nkomati Peace Accord for Mozambique signed by P. W. Botha and Samora Machel

Bishop Tutu awarded Nobel Peace Prize

SADF invade Sebokeng Township. Results in nationwide stay-away and protests.

COSAS (Congress of SA Students) involved in massive school boycotts in townships throughout the country. The boycotts continue into 1985.

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.