Dumi's Digest: Think back to 1990 – go and vote

2013-12-18 10:00

Back in 1990, I was a teenage boy growing up in Matsulu, a township in the then Eastern Transvaal, now Mpumalanga.

Parents were warned to lock up their children and not allow them to leave the house. There were rumours that the local stadium would be bombed and everyone in it killed by amabhunu (a reference to the army and police), who were unhappy with Mandela’s release.

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