SOUTH AFRICA: THE COUNTDOWN TO ELECTIONS

(Issue 7)
by Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
Washington, DC, United States
February 25, 1994
4 pages
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Contents: MORE CONCESSIONS - PARLIAMENT TO RECONVENE • NINETEEN PARTIES REGISTER FOR APRIL ELECTIONS • VIOLENCE MONITOR • ANC'S CHIEF U.S. REP UNDER FIRE FOR ALLEGED MISSING FUNDS • "LOST" I.D. APPLICATIONS SPARK CALLS FOR IEC INVESTIGATION • IEC ISSUES OBSERVER CODE • The newsletter discusses the Electoral Pact, the African National Congress (ANC), the National Party (NP), the Freedom Alliance, the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP), the Afrikaner Volksfront (AVF), the Pan Africanist Congress (PAC), a volkstaat, KwaZulu, Chief Manaosuthu Buthelezi, Interim Constitution, the Constitutional Assembly, Rowan Cronje, Nelson Mandela, Natal, political parties, (including the African Christian Democratic Party (ACDP), African Democratic Movement (ADM), Merit Party, Minority Front, Ximoko Progressive Party, United People's Front, Keep it Straight and Simple Party ("Kiss"), North West Democrats, Islamic Party, Workers' List Party, Ikwankwetla Party of South Africa, Workers International to Rebuild the Fourth International South Africa, Women's Peace Party, South African Women's Party, and Realiste/ Realists Party), rightwing violence, the Afrikaanse Protestantse Church, the Dutch Reformed Church, the Conservative Party, Ferdie Hartzenberg, the Afrikaner Weerstandsbeweging (AWB), Eugene Terreblanche, bombings, voter education, Lindiwe Mabuza, the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC), Thomas Nkobi, Issu Chiba, Lenasia, a Code of Conduct for Election Observers, General Constand Viljoen, self-determination, provincial legislatures, and Professor Stephen Ellmann of the New York University of Law.
Used by permission of Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law.
Collection: Elizabeth S. Landis collection, National Archives of Namibia