Bantu Stephen Biko was a South African anti-apartheid activist. Ideologically an African nationalist and African socialist, he was at the forefront of a grassroots anti-apartheid campaign known as the Black Consciousness Movement during the late 1960s and …
Biko was briefly educated at the Lovedale boarding school in Alice.
The apartheid system of racial segregation pervaded all areas of life; Biko was committed to its overthrow.
Steve Biko's house in Ginsberg, Eastern Cape
Biko became a close friend of white liberal activist Donald Woods, who wrote a book about Biko after his death.