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Oau Declaration

EDM number 173 in 1989-90, proposed by Robert Hughes on 07/12/1989.

That this House fully endorses the Declaration of the Organisation of African Unity on the Question of South Africa adopted in Harare on 21st August which, with a view to ending apartheid, sets out: (a) the pre-conditions necessary to create a climate for negotiations in South Africa, namely that the authorities should: (1) release all political prisoners and detainees unconditionally and refrain from imposing any restrictions on them, (2) lift all bans and restrictions on all proscribed and restricted organisations and persons, (3) remove all troops from the townships, (4) end the state of emergency and repeal all legislation, such as and including the Internal Security Act, designed to circumscribe political activity, and (5) cease all trials and executions, (b) guidelines for the process of negotiations in South Africa, and (c) the principles of a new constitutional order for a united non-racial and democratic South Africa; welcomes the endorsement of the OAU Declaration by the Non-Aligned Movement at its summit meeting in September; and calls upon Her Majesty's Government to support the adoption of the OAU Declaration by the Special Session of the United Nations General Assembly on apartheid and its destructive consequences in Southern Africa which takes place from 12th to 14th December.

This motion has been signed by a total of 74 MPs, 1 of these signatures have been withdrawn.

Robert Hughes07/12/1989Aberdeen NorthProposed
Frank Cook07/12/1989Stockton NorthSigned
Peter Pike07/12/1989BurnleySigned
Jim Cousins07/12/1989Newcastle upon Tyne CentralSigned
Alistair Darling07/12/1989Edinburgh CentralSigned
Ron Davies07/12/1989CaerphillySigned
Jimmy Dunnachie07/12/1989Glasgow, PollokSigned
Alexander Eadie07/12/1989MidlothianSigned
John Evans07/12/1989St Helens NorthSigned
Derek Fatchett07/12/1989Leeds CentralSigned
Andrew Faulds07/12/1989Warley EastSigned
Michael Foot07/12/1989Blaenau GwentSigned
Norman Godman07/12/1989Greenock and Port GlasgowSigned
Graham Allen07/12/1989Nottingham NorthSigned
Bruce Grocott07/12/1989Wrekin, TheSigned
Hilary Armstrong07/12/1989North West DurhamSigned
Kevin Barron07/12/1989Rother ValleySigned
Gerry Bermingham07/12/1989St Helens SouthSigned
Gerry Steinberg07/12/1989Durham, City ofSigned
David Winnick07/12/1989Walsall NorthSigned
James Wray07/12/1989Glasgow ProvanSigned
George Howarth07/12/1989Knowsley NorthSigned
David Clelland07/12/1989Tyne BridgeSigned
Terry Patchett07/12/1989Barnsley EastSigned
Allan Rogers07/12/1989RhonddaSigned
Jeff Rooker07/12/1989Birmingham, Perry BarrSigned
Ernie Ross07/12/1989Dundee WestSigned
Doug Henderson07/12/1989Newcastle upon Tyne NorthSigned
Simon Hughes07/12/1989Southwark and BermondseySigned
John Hume07/12/1989FoyleSigned
Tony Lloyd07/12/1989StretfordSigned
Geoffrey Lofthouse07/12/1989Pontefract & CastlefordSigned
William McKelvey07/12/1989Kilmarnock & LoudounSigned
Henry McLeish07/12/1989Central FifeSigned
Alan Meale07/12/1989MansfieldSigned
Elliot Morley07/12/1989Glanford and ScunthorpeSigned
Alf Morris07/12/1989Manchester WythenshaweSigned
Keith Bradley07/12/1989Manchester, WithingtonSigned
Richard Caborn07/12/1989Sheffield CentralSigned
Ronnie Campbell07/12/1989Blyth ValleySigned
Jeremy Corbyn08/12/1989Islington NorthSigned
Harry Barnes08/12/1989North East DerbyshireSigned
Bill Michie11/12/1989Sheffield, HeeleySigned
John Battle11/12/1989Leeds WestSigned
Terry Davis11/12/1989Birmingham, Hodge HillSigned
John Cummings11/12/1989EasingtonSigned
Tom Cox11/12/1989TootingSigned
Eric Illsley11/12/1989Barnsley CentralSigned
Peter Hardy11/12/1989WentworthSigned
Martin Redmond11/12/1989Don ValleySigned
Robert Parry11/12/1989Liverpool, RiversideSigned
Ian McCartney11/12/1989MakerfieldSigned
Alun Michael12/12/1989Cardiff South & PenarthSigned
Denzil Davies12/12/1989LlanelliSigned
Frank Doran12/12/1989Aberdeen SouthSigned
Maria Fyfe12/12/1989Glasgow, MaryhillSigned
Joan Walley12/12/1989Stoke-on-Trent NorthSigned
Win Griffiths13/12/1989BridgendSigned
Tony Banks13/12/1989Newham North WestSigned
Roy Hughes13/12/1989Newport EastSigned
David Hinchliffe13/12/1989WakefieldSigned
Dawn Primarolo13/12/1989Bristol SouthSigned
Chris Smith14/12/1989Islington South & FinsburySigned
Harry Cohen14/12/1989LeytonSigned
George Galloway14/12/1989Glasgow HillheadSigned
Joan Ruddock15/12/1989Lewisham, DeptfordSigned
Terry Lewis18/12/1989WorsleySigned
Bob Cryer21/12/1989Bradford SouthSigned
Jack Thompson21/12/1989WansbeckSigned
Diane Abbott11/01/1990Hackney North & Stoke NewingtonSigned
Eddie Loyden12/01/1990Liverpool, GarstonSigned
Tommy Graham18/01/1990Renfrew West and InverclydeSigned
Audrey Wise23/01/1990PrestonSigned
Norman BuchanUnknownWithdrawn

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