HC Deb 25 January 1962 vol 652 c35W
65. Mr. E. L. Mallalieu

asked the Lord Privy Seal what representations he has made about the action of the South African police in arresting a British-protected person, Mr. Ambrose Zwane, when he entered the Republic from Bechuanaland on 31st December, 1961.

Mr. P. Thomas

Her Majesty's Ambassador took this matter up with the South African Government on 3rd January, as soon as he heard of Mr. Zwane's arrest. He has made further representations twice. Mr. Zwane was released on bail on 2nd January and the charges against him were dropped on 17th January.