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Special Report Transcript Episode 62, Section 4, Time 26:02

Kate and Fritz Serokolo have set up home in Seshego. They have been married for 20 years. In 1978 Kate was pregnant with their second child, Kabelo. She was a sales assistant and Fred a watchmaker. Some time in that year Kate visited her mother in Mamelodi. While there her aunt’s children unexpectedly arrived and stayed a few days. They were Pan Africanist Congress Freedom cadres on the run. Kate and her mother did not know this. In October that year Kate was arrested and though protesting innocence, was sentenced to five years imprisonment.

Notes: Kate and Fritz Serokolo

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Was tortured, intimidated and sexually humiliated by members of the SAP while in detention in Pretoria Central prison in 1978 and 1979. Ms Seokolo had been arrested under the Terrorism Act in 1978 on suspicion that she harboured MK operatives
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