Monthly Archives: September 1998

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Speech at the First Birthday Celebration of the United Democratic Movement

 by Bantu Holomisa - UDM President At the launch of the UDM on the 27 September 1998, the leadership was mandated to set up organisational structures that would spread the political mission of our new movement. The thousands of people gathered here today, from all nine provinces of SA are a living testimony to our success in carrying out that mandate. It is humbling to know that people were not just bussed in here to [...]

September 29th, 1998|1998 Archive, Archives, Speeches|Comments Off on Speech at the First Birthday Celebration of the United Democratic Movement

Four National Party Councillor defect – joins UDM

statement by National Deputy-Secretary Four councillors defected from the National Party and joined the United Democratic Movement. The four councillors represented the National Party in the North Central Sub structure in Durban. The four councillors said that they are joining the UDM because they believe it to be the only party that can take the ANC on in the 1999 elections. The UDM provides a political home to all South Africans irrespective of race or [...]

September 8th, 1998|1998 Archive, Archives|Comments Off on Four National Party Councillor defect – joins UDM