Celebrating Women

In recognition of National Women’s Day (9th August), we’re highlighting a few remarkable women from the eThekwini Municipality. Lulu Dube, the only surviving daughter of John Langalibalele Dube was born in 1931 at Ohlange. The eldest was Namagugu, followed by Sobantu, and then Lulu. The youngest sibling was Sipho; all of them are now deceased. Their mother was Angeline Dube, … Read more

Lulu Dube interview

Mwelela Cele interviews Lulu Dube as part of the Memories of Inanda documentary, produced for the eThekwini Municipality’s Ulwazi Programme. Lulu discusses her father John Langalibalele Dube, the founding of the African National Congress and life in Inanda. John Dube (1871 – 1946) was a South African essayist, philosopher, educator, politician, publisher, editor, novelist and … Read more