Calendar & events

The 18th Annual Steve Biko Memorial Lecture and conferring of an Honorary Doctorate on Mr Bantu Stephen Biko

Venue:
ZK Matthews Great Hall, 2nd floor,Theo van Wijk Building, Unisa Mucklenuek Campus, Preller Street, Muckleneuk Ridge, Tshwane
Event date:
09 November 2017
Time:
18:00:00 - 21:00:00
Contact:
Frances Kent
Email:
kentfa@unisa.ac.za
Contact number:
Tel: 012 441 5664

The 18th Annual Steve Biko Memorial Lecture and conferring of an Honorary Doctorate on Mr Bantu Stephen BikoThe University of South Africa, will host a special graduation ceremony during which the degree of Doctor of Literature and Philosophy (honoris causa) will be conferred posthumously on Mr Bantu Stephen Biko. The graduation ceremony will be followed by the 18th Annual Steve Biko Memorial Lecture hosted by the Principal and Vice-Chancellor, Prof Mandla S Makhanya, of the University of South Africa and the Founder and Executive Trustee of the Steve Biko Foundation, Mr Nkosinathi Biko.

The lecture will be delivered by Dr Ibbo Mandaza, internationally renowned speaker, analyst, author, and academic, and Executive Chairman of the Southern African Political Economy Series Trust, in commemoration of the 40th anniversary of the murder in detention of
Mr Bantu Stephen Biko.

Guests to be seated by 17:45