Biko Foundation


19th Annual Steve Biko Memorial Lecture – Delivered by President Matamela Cyril Ramaphosa – UNISA

19th Annual Steve Biko Memorial Lecture delivered by His Excellency, President Matamela Cyril Ramaphosa. The Lecture takes place on the 20th anniversary year of the Steve Biko Foundation, and forms a part of commemorative activities marking the 41st anniversary of the death in detention of Bantu Stephen Biko. The commemorative programme includes a colloquium of […]

The Steve Biko Foundation

Inspired by the legacy of Bantu Stephen Biko, the Steve Biko Foundation focuses its work on reducing inequality, strengthening democracy and promoting the intangible aspects of development: history, identity, culture and values. The Foundation’s programmatic interventions take place in the areas of: International Dialogue, Arts & Culture, Education, Sports Development and Economic Justice. source

Nkevastan: uBiko

A hip hop group called Nkevastan sing a song they composed entitled: uBiko. This Xhosa song is dedicated to the life and memory of Bantu Stephen Biko and it was performed at Journey To Legacy Celebrations on 12 September at the Steve Biko Centre. source

Biko’s Quest Theatre Production

The Steve Biko Centre, an initiative of the Steve Biko Foundation, in collaboration with the Jazzart Dance Theatre, collaborate on a dance production entitled Biko’s Quest.This is a dance production inspired by the Steve Biko Foundation’s (SBF) exhibition, The Quest for a True Humanity, source

The Steve Biko Centre

On the 30th November 2012 the Foundation launched the Steve Biko Centre in Ginsberg, King William’s Town. The Centre translates global interest in the legacy of Bantu Stephen Biko into an intellectual, economic and developmental resource for the local and regional economy. source