Mbeki expected in Port Elizabeth for Beyers Naudé Memorial Dialogue

OCTOBER 30, 2015

Former President Thabo Mbeki, along with struggle stalwart, Rev Frank Chikane, and Johann Naudé, son of Beyers Naudé, is expected to attend the Beyers Naudé Memorial Dialogue on Conscious Leadership, which will be part of the opening of the Beyers Naudé Garden of Contemplation at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) in Port Elizabeth on Friday.

The same event will also witness the unveiling of the Madiba Shirt sculpture at the same garden.

Accoding to the NMMU, the opening of the Beyers Naudé Garden of Contemplation and unveiling of the Madiba Shirt, is part part of a broader public art project.

Students and workers are expected form a chain of honour when the area is declared open by NMMU Management along with the Rev Chikane and Johann Naudé.  

The event will be live-streamed at: http://video.nmmu.ac.za/jw7/livestream.html