Mondli Makhanya | Remembering IFP's hand in the Swanieville massacre

accreditation
Share your Subscriber Article
You have 5 articles to share every month. Send this story to a friend!
This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.
0:00
play article
Subscribers can listen to this article
Zulu nation Prime Minister Mangosuthu Buthelezi.
Zulu nation Prime Minister Mangosuthu Buthelezi.
KZN Government

COLUMNIST

Assisted by the apartheid police, the attackers, who mainly came from the local hostel, which was an IFP stronghold, killed at least 27 people that night, and scores more were injured. Hundreds of shacks were burnt or damaged and vehicles were set alight.

Support independent journalism
Get 14 days free to read all our investigative and in-depth journalism. Thereafter you will be billed R75 per month. You can cancel anytime and if you cancel within 14 days you won't be billed.
Subscribe
Already a subscriber? Sign in

E-Editions

Read the digital editions of City Press here.
Read now
Voting Booth
A new report by the Electoral Integrity Project, which looks at the quality of electoral integrity worldwide, has identified South Africa as having the second-highest level of integrity in its elections in Africa. Do you agree with the report?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Results
No
45% - 51 votes
Yes
26% - 30 votes
We should be first
29% - 33 votes
Vote