ARTICLES RELATING TO SOL PLAATJE

ANC admits it neglected Sol Plaatje's family

2020-01-06 15:40

The ANC in the Northern Cape admits it has at times neglected its relationship with the family of its founding secretary general Sol Plaatje.

A gentle troublemaker

2016-10-09 16:01

On Sol Plaatje’s 140th birthday, a new book of essays, photos, poems and stories measuresthe effect of his 1916 work Native Life. Inthis edited extract, Peter Limb looks at how Plaatje’s journalism shaped the seminal book and the black press

 

Kimberley's Sol Plaatje statue at the heart of new wrangle

2017-10-03 11:03

For nine years, a life sized statue of Kimberley resident and South African icon Solomon Thekiso Plaatje, commissioned by the Northern Cape Heritage Authority, has been languishing in storage at the McGregor museum.

Traffic Alerts
Traffic
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.