Nelson Mandela na Ruth First

©Dr Peter Magubane
Nelson Mandela abula na mulwela ntshuxeko kuloni Ruth First, nsati wa Joe Slovo, loyi ari matsalani-General wa vandla ra Communist Party ra Afrika Dzonga.
Mulwela ntshuxeko na Mutsari
Ruth First ari mulwela ntshuxeko wandhuma tlhelo mutsari wa tibuku xikanwe ari unwana wa vanhu lavanga sungula South African Congress of Democrats (COD). Hile tlhelo ari muhleri wa mahungu eka maphepha hungu ya Guardian, Fighting Talk na the New Age, laha a tsala hi maendlelo lawa yobiha ya xihlawuhlawu. Hi malembe yava 1960’s, First a pfaleriwile ari yexe e khotsweni kuringana 117 wa masiku kutani aya e vuchavela whawha e tikweni ra England. Uvuye a dlawa hi bomb leyi ayiri e papileni e Maputo, etikweni ra Mozambique. First a tekanile na mulwela ntshuxeko kuloni Joe Slovo naswona ava katekisiwile hi vana vambirhi.

Nelson Mandela ari munghana lonkulu wa Ruth naswona ava bula ngopfu hi tipolitiki xikanwe naku lwela ntshuxeko. Vavuye va hehliwa swinwe hi nandzu wa treason hi 1955 laha vanga ntshunxiwa hi 1961. Xifaniso lexi xikombeta yena ari kari a bula na First loko vakari va tengisiwa hi nandzu wa treason.

“Kusukela loko hikume ntshunxeko wa hina, kungava na ku avana kunwe exikarhi ka hina: eka lava va amukelaka xidimokirasi nalava vanga xi amukeleki” ~ Nelson Mandela