Commemoration

Deputy Minister of Home Affairs Fatima Chohan speaking at the commemoration ceremony.

The ANC’s Athlone Constituency Office with its six cluster branches, hosted a commemoration ceremony in honour of Coline Williams and Robbie Waterwitch on Saturday July 28. The ceremony was held at the life-size statues of the pair. The two young freedom fighters, were both 20 years old when they died on July 23, 1989, in a bomb blast near the Athlone Magistrate’s Court. They were part of Umkhonto we Sizwe’s Ashley Kriel Detachment