• Slide 1

    Esther Mahlangu, a member of Ndebele tribe of South Africa, arrived at NMWA to celebrate a display of the BMW she was commissioned to paint with tribal designs.
    Source: A Museum of their own published by Abbeville Press

  • Slide 2

    Robert Sobukwe leads marchers during the Anti pass Campaign, 21 March 1960. Apartheid Museum: www.apartheidmuseum.org

  • Slide 3

    San (the 'dancing' Kudu) and Khoekhoen (the abstract figures) art
    Source: Hans Hillewaert

  • Slide 4

    The British taking care of their dead and wounded after the battle of Magersfontein
    Source: www.south-africa-tours-and-travel.com

  • Slide 5

    Baleka Mbete and Thandi Modise during the State of the Nation Address on February 12, 2015 at Parliament in Cape Town, South Africa.
    Source: Photo by Gallo Images / Foto24 / Lerato Maduna

  • Slide 6

    Nelson Mandela (centre) with his then wife Winnie and SACP leader Joe Slovo in 1990
    Source: standpoint.co.uk

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