Southern Africa International Affairs Report

(Letter No. 9)
by Ted Lockwood, American Friends Service Committee
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
August 17, 1984
Publisher: American Friends Service Committee
5 pages
Type: Newsletter
Coverage in Africa: Mozambique, Southern Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
The newsletter reports on the Second Congress of ZANU (Zimbabwe African National Union), the majority party led by Prime Minister Robert Mugabe. It discusses the presidents of the frontline states who attended: Samora Machel (Mozambique), Kenneth Kaunda (Zambia), and Quett Masire (Botswana). The vice president of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Oliver Tambo of ANC, and the President of PAC also were at the Congress. The newsletter says the list of 15 Politburo members and their deputies shows a regional balance. The newsletter discusses Edgar Tekere, Eddison Zvobgo, Herbert Ushewokunze, Moven Mahachi, Nathan Shamuyarira, James Chikerema, Kumbirai Kangai, Simon Muzenda, Enos Nkala, Dzingai Mutumbuka, Emmerson Munangagwa, and Maurice Nyagumbo.
Used by permission of American Friends Service Committee.
Collection: George M. Houser (Africa collection), Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections