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Zibusiso Mubiana210553753Constitutional LawTutorial OneQuestion 1South Africa experiences serious oppressive laws under the apartheid government. In the late1980’s, Nelson Mandela was approached for negotiations with the National Party which ledto the unbanning of all political parties (including the ANC) in 1990. The president then(Declerk) pronounced that a new constitution would be drafted by all parties in South Africa.Negotiations began at the multiparty Convention for a Democractic South Africa (CODESA)talks in December 1991. However, on 17 June 1992 CODESA collapsed due to a number ofdiffering views on certain aspects of the new Constitution.The ANC insisted that the final constitution, in order to make it more representative of allSouth Africans, could only be written and adopted by a properly elected body called theConstitutional Assembly.The National Party, the Inkatha Freedom Party and other smallerparties said that first elections should be held only after agreement had been reached on the

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