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Community Reception Held for South African Counsulate-General, November 17, 2008 - HOPE CENTER on the campus of First Institutional Baptist Church, Phoenix, AZ.
*The Buffalo Soldiers of the Arizona Territory - Ladies and Gentlemen of the Regiment escorted the Honorable Jeanette T. Ndhlovu, South African Consulate-General, Elders and Community Leaders and Post Colors and discussed the history of the "Buffalo Soldiers", Period Time Era: 1866 - 1902.
Jenette Ndhlovu was born in Johannesburg, South Africa. She completed both her primary and secondary education in South Africa. After the traumatic events of June 16, 1976, that led to the shooting death of her youngest brother (Hastings Ndlovu) she and her two sisters Thandi and Granny left South Africa to campaign and fight for a new democratic order in South Africa.
Before leaving the country, she was involved with the ANC underground structures helping to transport students into neighboring countries. She came to the United States in 1977 to help strengthen the anti-apartheid movement while also pursuing her education. She enrolled at the University of Missouri where she attained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science in 1983. She later completed a Bachelor of Science degree in Public Administration at the University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri.
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