1993 in South Africa

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1993 in South African sport

Years in South Africa

Events[edit]

March
April
May
June
July
August
  • 23 – The Motsuenyane Commission finds the African National Congress guilty of abuse in some camps in exile, thereby confirming the findings of the Skweyiya Commission.
September
  • 23 – The United States Senate approves legislation lifting economic sanctions against South Africa.
October
  • Five school children are killed in the Mthatha Massacre when the South African Defence Force opens fire on the house of a member of the Pan Africanist Congress (PAC).
November
  • 18 – Twenty-one political parties approve a new constitution for the nation.
  • 22 – India re-establishes full diplomatic relations with South Africa.
  • A South African diplomatic mission is opened in New Delhi, India
December

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

  • 20 March – Gerard Sekoto, artist, who went into exile in 1947, dies in Paris, France at the age of 80.
  • 24 April – Oliver Tambo dies from a stroke.

Transportation[edit]

Railways[edit]

Sports[edit]

Athletics[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Middleton, John N. (2002). Railways of Southern Africa Locomotive Guide - 2002 (as amended by Combined Amendment List 4, January 2009) (2nd, Dec 2002 ed.). Herts, England: Beyer-Garratt Publications.