South Africa’s Constitution is one of the most progressive in the world and enjoys high acclaim internationally. The document was signed in December 1996, twenty years ago.
Former ANC MP Willie Hofmeyer chats to Stephen Grootes on the Midday report about his involvement in helping create this important document.
Listen to Willie Hofmeyer discussing the human relations they built between the different parties that came together to bring this progressive document into existence:
Tony Leon who was then leader of the Democratic Party at the time shares his memories of the signing of the Constitution.
This article first appeared on 702 : Former MPs Willie Hofmeyer, Tony Leon recall Constitution signing 20 years on