Statue of Cecil Rhodes being removed
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Rhodes statue in Cape Town university removed

A statue of the British colonialist Cecil Rhodes has been removed from the campus of the University of Cape Town in South Africa.

Students celebrated after they had staged months of protests.

They say that the statue is a symbol of institutional racism.

Mohammed Allie reports from Cape Town.

  • 09 Apr 2015
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