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African correspondence, 1984-09 - 1991-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 10/1/34

Scope and Contents

Includes: correspondence with Margaret Thatcher, Prime Minister, on critics of the South African Government taking refuge in the British consulate; correspondence with Desmond Tutu, on subjects including whether Tutu would invite the British Ambassador to his installation as Archbishop of Cape Town, given British policy on South Africa; press release on NK’s meeting with Allan Boesak;
letter from NK to Samuel Nujoma, President of Namibia, on his decision to join the Commonwealth; NEC statement supporting the peace process in South Africa; a letter from Yoweri Museveni, President of Uganda, to NK on human rights in Uganda, including a list of soldiers executed for murder; letters from NK to Frederick Chiluba, President of Zambia, and Kenneth Kaunda, former President, on the results of the Zambian elections.


  • Creation: 1984-09 - 1991-11


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.


1 file(s)

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Box 322

Finding aid date

2010-03-05 15:45:30.977000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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