Rev Jesse jackson to visit PE next week

US human rights activist, Reverent Jesse L Jackson, will visit Port Elizabeth next week to deliver the Govan Mbeki Memorial Lecture.

The lecture will be  at the Feather Market Convention Centre in  Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality on 21 October . In a release the municipality said it was honoured  to announce a visit to the City by the internationally acclaimed Jackson, who is founder and president of Rainbow/PUSH Coalition.

 Jacksom will be accompanied by a delegation of men and women who are part of his Coalition, Rev Jackson will  visit a number of heritage/memorial sites as well graves of Rivonia Trialists, Govan Mbeki and Raymond Mhlaba, in Zwide. The delegation will be led by the city’s Executive Mayor, Benson Fihla.


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