Monuments glorying SA’s divisive past should be relocated in an effort to restore the dignity of people affected by historical injustices and move SA into a more tolerant future, President Cyril Ramaphosa says.       

During an address on Thursday celebrating Heritage Day, he said that South Africans came from a history of prejudice and exclusion. Since the dawn of democracy, work had been done to transform SA’s heritage landscape.

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