Tambo legacy live on as statuettes were unveiled
By Mandisi Tyulu
24 May 2009
The son of late struggle stalwarts Oliver and Adelaide Tambo has expressed gratitude that his parent’s legacy has continued to live on and that their fight for freedom was still acknowledged by the African National Congress.
Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe unveiled the busts of the two ANC veterans at the official residence of the deputy president in Pretoria on Saturday.
Motlanthe complemented the Tambo’s for their selfless devotion to the liberation struggle saying South African history would be incomplete without them.
The couple’s son, Dali Tambo, said his parents would be proud of the current leadership governing the country. This is one of the highest honours bestowed by government