Week #14 Kgoshi Mamphoku Makgoba

At the time that Commandant Swart Barend Vorster was the leader of the commando units in the greater Soutspansberg district, the biggest cause of friction between the boers and the BaTlou, BaLobedu and other tribes was the land issue. Makgoba was a strong-minded man, and resisted the Boers. This meant that he and his tribe were targeted for removal.


Buy the City Press each Sunday for an extract from the Our Story series. See the link below for the Kgoshi Mamphoku Makgoba extract which was published on 30 October 2016.

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