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Since 1979. COSAS has remained an organization of young intellectual student activists who are visionary, revolutionary, and are driven to impact and influence the educational and economical system of their time.
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Mama Winnie Madikizela Mandela
Honorary Lifetime President. Long live!


Current COSAS Leadership

Thabang Mokoena

President General

Caroline Sakiele

Deputy President

Tebogo Magafane

Secretary General

Abishel Ntshweng

Treasurer General

Scelo Mandlazi

1st Dep SG

Xola Booi

2nd Dep SG


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Join The Congress of South African Students

The Congress of South African Students (COSAS) is a national organization established in Welgespruit, Johannesburg on the 31st of may 1979. COSAS was formed in an endeavor to co-ordinate students at pre tertiary level in all South African secondary and high schools and to unite all students against a discriminative education system. COSAS played a crucial role in the liberation struggle by mobilizing students towards the aims and objectives of the ANC post 1994. COSAS still subscribes to the freedom charter free education remains as the biggest goal of the organization