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Transcript of interview with Parks Ndlovu

Theme: Regional alliances

Call Number: B15
Identifier: AL3291_B15
Title: Transcript of interview with Parks Ndlovu
Date: 12 November 2010
Subject: Elections;
Mgagao attacks;
Parks Ndlovu;
Zimbabwe African National Liberation Army - ZANLA;
ZAPU through Zenzo Nkobi's lens;
Zimbabwe African National Liberation Army - ZANLA;
Zimbabwe African National Union - ZANU;
Zimbabwe African People Union - ZAPU;
Zimbabwe People's Revolutionary Army - ZPRA
Description: This is a transcript of the interview with Parks Ndlovu, conducted by Mary Ndlovu on 12 November 2010 for the South African History Archive (SAHA) as part of the Zenzo Nkobi oral history project. Parks Ndlovu gives a lengthy description of his recruitment from South Africa and the attempt by ZANU to divert him to ZANLA. He further discusses the Mgagao attacks, operations in Rhodesia, wounding and escape, and subsequent operations. He deals largely with the participation in 1980 election campaign and details experiences of the election and opinions about comparative strength and approach of ZANU and ZAPU and on the outcome of the election. The interview was transcribed by Mary Ndlovu, 2012 Included in SAHA virtual exhibition - 'ZAPU through Zenzo Nkobi's lens', 2012
Creator: Mary Ndlovu (interviewer and transcriber); Zephaniah Nkomo (interviewer); Parks Ndlovu (interviewee)
Type: Transcript
Format: Access copy - PDF
Preservation copy - PDF/A
Source: SAHA collection AL3291
Relation: AL3265
Language: English
Coverage: Zimbabwe, South Africa
Rights: The South African History Archive (SAHA)
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