ANC Announces One-Third of its Candidates to be Women

by Rachel Kagan, The Africa Fund
with Dumisani S. Kumalo, African National Congress Women's League, Lindiwe Zulu
New York, New York, United States
December 6, 1993
Publisher: The Africa Fund
5 pages
Type: Mailing
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
The mailing says the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the African National Congress (ANC) has decided that at least 33.3% of the candidates it submits for election to the Constituent Assembly will be women. The mailing introduces The Africa Fund’s South Africa Election Watch. It also discusses Chief Gatsha Buthelezi, the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP), Chief Lucas Mangope, Bophuthatswana, Nelson Mandela, F.W. de Klerk, Thabo Mbeki, the ANC (African National Congress), the Transitional Executive Council, and the Independent Electoral Commission. The mailing includes ANC WOMEN'S LEAGUE STATEMENT ON THE 'ONE-THIRD WOMEN'S QUOTA'. The mailing includes a newspaper article: "Women to get poll positions" by Tim Cohen. The mailing includes SOUTH AFRICA ELECTION WATCH NUMBER ONE by Dumisani S. Kumalo and SOUTH AFRICA ELECTION WATCHER PLEDGE FORM. • FREE THE VOTE
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