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Mamphela Ramphele - Politician and academic

25 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 22 February 2013

Stephen Sackur talks to Mamphela Ramphele, anti-apartheid activist, prominent public figure and former partner of the late Steve Biko, one of the heroes of the liberation struggle.

She has launched a new political movement with an outspoken attack on the failings of ANC governance.

The political supremacy of the African National Congress in post-apartheid South Africa has never been seriously threatened.

She says she is on a journey to realise South Africa's dreams, but how far will she get?


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