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From The Azanian People’s Organization (AZAPO)
For immediate release
27 September 2018
THE AZANIAN PEOPLE’S ORGANISATION ( AZAPO), MOURNS THE PASSING OF ADVOCATE MADIBENG CHRIS MOKODITOA
Comrades and Friends,
Members of the Azanian People’s Organisation (AZAPO) and the Black Consciousness Movement Fraternity
Comrade Mokoditoa was the secretary of the Unity Christian Movement (UCM), which played an instrumental role in the formation of SASO – the BCM pioneer organisation. He was also the inaugural Vice President of the Black People’s Convention (BPC) which was historically led by Motlalepula Winnie Kgware – the first woman president.
Comrade Mokoditoa held various leadership positions in the AZAPO Standing Committee, he is the longest serving AZAPO Secretary for Legal Affairs. Cde Chris also served on the Special Pensions Board.
A true servant of the people, dedicated his life to the liberation of his people. We are undoubtedly left poorer without him.
To the Mokoditoa family, thank you for giving us your son, a true revolutionary. Your pain is ours – we share your loss and grief.
Funeral and related details will be made available after engaging with the family.
May his soul rest in eternal peace
ISSUED BY THE AZANIAN PEOPLE’S ORGANISATION: Department of Publicity and Information
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