Basha Uhuru Youth Festival to commemorate 16 June

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Constitutional Hill wants young people to remember the significance of the June 16. The Basha Uhuru festival is aimed at celebrating the artistic freedom of the youth of this country.

Constitutional Hill wants young people to remember the significance of the June 16. The Basha Uhuru festival is aimed at celebrating the artistic freedom of the youth of this country.

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Constitutional Hill wants young people to remember the significance of the June 16. The Basha Uhuru festival is aimed at celebrating the artistic freedom of the youth of this country.

Constitutional Hill wants young people to remember the significance of the June 16. The Basha Uhuru festival is aimed at celebrating the artistic freedom of the youth of this country.

JOHANNESBURG - This year marks the 40th anniversary of the 1976 student uprising.

The peaceful protest ended in bloodshed and scores of youths behind bars.

The Basha Uhuru Youth Festival is aimed at celebrating the artistic freedom of the youth.

Constitution Hill wants young people to remember the significance of the events of that day. 

eNCA reporter Zikhona Tshona compiled a report showcasing the festival.

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