President Nelson Mandela was in Kwazulu-Natal Province on Friday (15/3) for a historic peace summit with Zulu leaders and tribal chiefs aimed at ending a 10-year conflict that has claimed nearly 15,000 lives in the province.
NONGOMA, NORTH OF DURBAN SOUTH AFRICA 15/3/1996:
Zulu Chief Mangosutu Buthelezi and headmen gathered and walking, praise singer chanting,
SA President Nelson Mandela walks into tent, shakes hands, Int meeting, Mandela at podium,
Mandela SOT: "Members of ANC are killing members of IFP and vice versa, and both are killing innocent civilians, that is what I am prepared to stop."
Buthelezi SOT: "Politically speaking relations between us (him and mandela) are not good, the President at the opening of parliament said he would take action against dangerous weapons which is reared by some people including cultural weapons." Mandela leaves and shakes hands 1.3