South Africa Now - Show #101

by Rory O'Connor (Executive Producer), Globalvision
New York, New York, United States
October 2, 1988
Publisher: Globalvision
Duration: 24:47
Type: TV broadcast
Coverage in Africa: Angola, Namibia, South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States, Cuba
Language: English
0:09 - Previews of lead stories; 2:09 - Introduction to "South Africa Now" series by Fana Kekana, host for this episode. 2:40 - Clamp-down and detentions in the lead-up to national municipal elections; 3:00 - Three leaders of the United Democratic Front (Murphy Morobe, Valli Moosa, and Vusi Khanyila) who have taken refuge in the US Consulate in Johannesburg; 5:54 - Rev. Allan Boesak says foreign journalists should withdraw because of restrictions on media coverage; 6:40 - "Is Peace Breaking out in Southern Africa"; 9:55 - Background segment on Cuban in Angola, including interviews with Michael Clough of the Council on Foreign Relations and Pamela Falk of Columbia University and excerpts from a three-hour film, "Response to the South African Escalation," by the Cuban Army about their engagement in Angola which includes segments of a speech by Prime Minister Fidel Castro; 16:25 - Cultural story on Savuka, the band led by Johnny Clegg.

Used by permission of Globalvision.