Outrage after Steve Biko's statue in East London vandalised

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The statue of the late Black Consciousness Movement founder Steve Biko standing outside East London city hall in Buffalo City Metro has been vandalised.
The statue of the late Black Consciousness Movement founder Steve Biko standing outside East London city hall in Buffalo City Metro has been vandalised.
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The statue of the late Black Consciousness Movement founder, Steve Biko, which stands outside the city hall in the Buffalo City metro, has been vandalised.

The statue was unveiled by former president Nelson Mandela in 1997 to commemorate Biko's contribution to the struggle towards liberation. 

It was found defaced last week, with the words "Nelson", "Diba", "Zingi" and "Tata" written on it with white paint.

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