- Apr 11, 2008
ANC supporters outside the court where Nelson Mandela was tried in 1956. The party's centenary will lionise the heroes who overthrew white domination.
South Africa's governing party. ANC born in a township church in jannuary 8 1912, found it could liberate in poetry but had to govern in prose.
The day that changed the course of South African history: on 21 March 1960, police opened fire on thousands of unarmed protesters, killing 69 people. The massacre sparked decades of armed struggle and forced the world to confront apartheid.