Charlotte Maxeke was an outstanding leader - Ramaphosa

President Cyril Ramaphosa has remembered Charlotte Maxeke as a pioneer and a brave leader. Ramaphosa delivered a memorial lecture at the party's celebration of what would have been Maxeke's 150th birthday. eNCA's reporter, Aviwe Mtila, is in Fort Beaufort in the Eastern Cape with the latest. Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - President Cyril Ramaphosa has remembered Charlotte Maxeke as a pioneer and a brave leader.

Ramaphosa delivered a memorial lecture at the party's celebration of what would have been Maxeke's 150th birthday.

WATCH: Ramaphosa delivers Charlotte Maxeke Memorial Lecture

She was the first black South African woman to graduate from an American university in 1901.

The president has committed to establishing a Charlotte Maxeke Memorial College.

Watch the video above for more details.

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eNCA

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