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Ten O'Clock News; South African in exile

02/02/1990

Jan von Mehren interviews Aggrey Mbere, a member of the African National Congress about apartheid in South Africa. Mbere left South Africa thirty-five years ago and currently teaches history at Roxbury Community College. He says that the South African government has realized that it must accommodate the opinions of black South Africans. Mbere talks about Nelson Mandela and his own desire to return to South Africa in the future. This edition of the Ten O'Clock News also included the following item: Christy George interviews Gabu Tugwana by telephone


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

South African in exile

Series Description

NIGHTLY NEWS WITH CHRISTOPHER LYDON AND CARMEN FIELDS Began January 1976. Replaced evening news show EVENING COMPASS. Original host: Steve Nevas. Other anchors, Christopher Lydon (1977-91) and Gail Harris (1983). In 1980 - hour long. Ended in 1991.

(PREDECESSORS: Louis Lyons began news operations at WGBH in 1952. The News at 10 began in 1966. The Reporters premiered in 1970. The Evening Compass started in 1974.) Series release date: 1/1976

Duration

00:02:43

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
South Africa
Classrooms
African National Congress
Teachers
Mandela, Nelson, 1918-
Apartheid
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
von Mehren, Jan (Reporter)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; South African in exile,” 02/02/1990, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 5, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D857A536C39644378ECF9DC2A21A53E8.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; South African in exile.” 02/02/1990. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 5, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D857A536C39644378ECF9DC2A21A53E8>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; South African in exile. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D857A536C39644378ECF9DC2A21A53E8
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