Rhodesians & Saffers

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scope magazine | the continuous battle of the censorship board. Made scope even more popular even if there was stars everywhere

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Alternative radio in the LM Radio. It then became Radio Five. Eventually Five FM. Springbok Radio only played "Pop" or Rock music after Lourenco Marques Radio beamed from Mozambique. Played rock all day. 1990s Nostalgia, My Childhood Memories, Sweet Memories, African History, Classic Tv, The Good Old Days, Back In The Day, South Africa, Stone

Alternative radio in the 60's LM Radio. It then became Radio Five. Eventually Five FM. Springbok Radio only played "Pop" or Rock music after 5pm. Lourenco Marques Radio beamed from Mozambique. Played rock all day. Sacrilege.

Rhodesia, The old Rhodesian flag is long gone, but two traces of it remain: The soapstone bird from the coat of arms is still on Zimbabwe’s current flag, and the Zimbabwean national rugby. African States, African Countries, Outdoor Flags, Flags Of The World, Declaration Of Independence, National Flag, Zimbabwe, Coat Of Arms, Herb

For those too young to not know, this was the Rhodesian Flag, the "Green and White", the only British Colony to have declared UDI (Unilateral Declaration of Independence) from the British Empire, 11 November 1965 . At the time I was two months old. Rhodesia then became isolated from the rest of the world, although the country prospered under self governance, at the time it was known as the "Bread Basket of Africa" for its advanced Agricultural capacity to export to neighboring countries.

Rise O Voices Of Rhodesia - National Anthem

RIse O Voices Of Rhodesia

Lucky beans

Lucky beans

Last Of The Rhodesians: “Mum, how come when Rhodesia asked for independence from Britain, we were told no but places like Zambia and Malawi did?” or The history of Rhodesia, Rhodesian style… South African Flag, Military Special Forces, Jimmy Carter, Victoria Falls, Hard Truth, All Nature, Sarcastic Humor, African History, Old Boys

“Mum, how come when Rhodesia asked for independence from Britain, we were told no but places like Zambia and Malawi did?” or The history of Rhodesia, Rhodesian style…

“Mum, how come when Rhodesia asked for independence from Britain, we were told no but places like Zambia and Malawi did?” or The history o...

Lucky bean tree

Lucky bean tree

Rhodesia Railways - the train would stop at spots where peddlers came to sell their wares to the people on the train. South African Railways, All Nature, My Childhood Memories, Places Of Interest, Zimbabwe, Africa Travel, Black History, Book Covers, Countries

Rhodesia Railways - the train would stop at spots where peddlers came to sell their wares to the people on the train.