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Remembering Steve Biko, Through His Own Words

AFRICANGLOBE - Steve Biko once wrote, "I write what I like." The founder of South Africa's Black Consciousness Movement, he was also one of the students that launched the South African Students' Organisation (SASO); Biko belonged to a generation that resisted apartheid, in any manner that they could.

Steve Biko: A Life Too Short

AFRICANGLOBE - Bantu Steven Biko would have been 67-years-old on December 18,2013. But he died at the hands of the White apartheid security police at the age of 31. He was held naked and manacled at the Walmer police station in Port Elizabeth. On the morning of 6 September he was taken to the security police offices in the Sanlam Building and interrogated until 6pm, when he was again handcuffed and shackled.