"Nogtans 'n skok
Dooie liggaam jaag nuwe spoke op"


- 24 February 1980

Conrad Sidego expresses his relief in the dissolvement of the National Representative Council (NRC), saying that they can’t accept the Government’s over-representation in the NRC and that the only solution will be representation in the central Parliament. The newly formed South African NRC will be non-political and will have to agree with whatever the National Party tells them.


- 18 February 1980

First Minister, P.W. Botha, sets up a joint meeting with the leaders from the black ‘homelands’ to negotiate a potential consensus for a constitutional future.

- 22 February 1980

The South African Coloured Person’s Council Bill is introduced into parliament which is opposed both by National Representative Council and by the Progressive Federal Party.


Music created using 
RGB Music Lab


Red : Power Kit
Green : Muted Trumpet
Blue : Acoustic Grand Piano


Tempo : 120 bpm

Photo: Die Burger Archive