Solomon Mahlangu want an inquest opened to establish whether he really died by hanging."/>
Did Solomon Mahlangu die by hanging at the hands of the apartheid regime, or was he killed by three bullets? The dependable model says the Umkhonto weSizwe employable helped out by striking on April 6 1979, but his family on Wednesday expressed that they'd questions and wanted to perceive reality. On the forty third commemoration of his destruction, on Wednesday, the family has opened an investigation into the 23-year-old's death.
ANC pioneers, comprehensive of the co-ordinator in the secretary-general's office, Gwen Ramokgopa, representative Pule Mabe and period in the middle of ANC Youth Association leader Nonceba Mhlauli followed the family to open a case at Mamelodi West police headquarters in the east of Pretoria. "The Mahlangu family has reservations concerning the end of the fighting symbol and beginning an examination will be the good way of giving them piece of psyche," expressed Mhlauli.
"The family wanted to open the case and the ANC Youth Association is here to help them. We really want our records to be caught appropriate and a piece of importance understanding how Mahlangu passed on." She characterized that there had been minor departure from his destruction. "One is the dependable story that he became hanged and some other model from the family is that he became finished off through 3 projectiles," Mhlauli expressed.
The family had apparently continually had inquiries concerning the circumstances encompassing his execution. These inquiries, they expressed, they have held onto for the explanation that Reality and Compromise Commission almost 30 years prior.
An investigation in 2017 toppled a finding that Timol kicked the bucket through self destruction, jumping through of a window simultaneously as being kept at John Vorster Square in 1971. In 2018, an investigation confirmed that Timol did now never again commit suicide anyway were killed through politically-sanctioned racial segregation police.
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