Archive | July, 2013

President Zuma names new Sol Plaatje University for heritage studies

Pretoria – President Jacob Zuma has announced that a new Northern Cape university that is due for completion will be named after liberation icon, Sol Plaatje. Solomon Tshekisho Plaatje (9 October 1876 – 19 June 1932) was South Africa’s most respected intellectual, journalist, linguist, politician, translator and astute writer. The Sol Plaatje Local Municipality, which […]