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Buthelezi heads back to University of Fort Hare for centenary celebrations

This weekend, the iconic University of Fort Hare (UFH) celebrates its centenary.

Established in 1916, UFH ort Hare boasts a record of 5 heads of states as its alumni, as well as other profound contributions to the leadership of South Africa.

Amongst its noteworthy alumnus is IFP leader, Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi. Buthelezi studied History and Bantu administration at the Fort Hare University in 1948.

Prince Buthelezi spoke to John Robbie sharing memories of being expelled for his political involvement, as well as going back to celebrate its centenary celebrations.

Listen to the conversation below:


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