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20 Jan 2020
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‘Poppie Nongena’ is back

Poppie Nongena

South Africans across the country will soon get to witness a lifelong dream of actress Clementine Mosimane when the biopic, Poppie Nongena, hits cinemas later this month. Mosimane was first exposed to the story as a young girl when it was a stage play, and she says it has always been her dream to play the titular role. “For me, Poppie Nongena is a story that cannot be forgotten, a past that cannot be forgotten, because it was not a story of a mob or a united political struggle, it was an individual struggle. It was about a woman who...

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