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Release of Nelson Mandela and the Future of South Africa

EDM (Early Day Motion) 439: tabled on 02 February 1990

Tabled in the 1989-90 session.

This motion has been signed by 20 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House rejoices at the decision to release Nelson Mandela and unban the African National Congress, Pan Africanist Congress, United Democratic Front Coalition and the thirty three other anti-apartheid organisations; urges the South African Government to move as quickly as possible to enable the replacement of the present constitution of the Republic of South Africa during 1990 by a constitution based on one person one vote; and calls on Her Majesty's Government and the British people to keep up economic and political pressure on South Africa until full democracy is established and all South Africans shall be truly free.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.