The Chief executive of the Revolutionary Party of Tanzania, Mr. Ndugu Pius Msekwa, has called?
The Chief executive of the Revolutionary Party of Tanzania, Mr. Ndugu Pius Msekwa, has called on member states of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) to set up material support for African liberation movements, to speed up the defeat of colonialism and racialism in Africa.
SYNOPSIS: Mr. Msekwa was opening the thirty-second ordinary session of the OAU co-ordinating Committee for the Liberation of Africa, attended by delegates from twenty-one member states. The first meeting between delegates discussed the liberation struggle in Southern Africa and the independence of Reunion Island, a French colony. Mr. Msekwa pledged Tanzanian support to the Rhodesian Patriotic Front and the South West African People's Organisation (SWAPO).
The Nigerian delegate, Colonel Alhaji Bako, echoed the Tanzanian's words.
Delegates also heard the President of the Organisation of African Unity -- Tanzanian Minister of Education, Mr. Nicholas Kuhange -- calling for action.