Ambassador Plimpton of the United States greets guests of honour Mr Oliver Tambo, then Deputy President of the ANC, Bishop Amborose Reeves and Mrs Miriam Makeba at a recetion hosted by the Secretariat of the Special Committee against Apartheid. United Nations, New York, October 1963.
Oliver Tambo (2nd right) with Miriam Makeba. Makeba was a world renowned singer and anti-apartheid activist who played a significant role, while living in exile in stirring resistance against apartheid in the international arena. Tambo was sent by the ANC to live in the United Kingdom and to work toward encouraging international resistance against the apartheid regime.