[LISTEN] Documentary unravels truth behind death of anti-apartheid activist

In the first episode in a series of investigative documentaries by Sizwe Mpofu-Walsh's #SMWX channel, journalist Karyn Maughan explores the life and death of student leader and Black Consciousness activist Onkgopotse Tiro.

In his graduation speech in 1972, Tiro called for an end to Bantu education, sparking the beginnings of the 1976 Soweto student uprising.

Born on 9 November 1947 in Dinokana, North West province, Abram Onkgopotse Ramothibi Tiro was killed in 1974 when a parcel bomb was sent to his home in Botswana.

Unresolved, is an audio mini-series on apartheid-era crimes.

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