The attack on ZAPU freedom fighters by Rhodesian forces came to an end

08 March 1978   Zimbabwe

On this day in 1978, the attack on ZAPU rebels by Rhodesian forces in Luangwa came to an end, resulting in the deaths of 42 ZAPU rebels ten Zambian military personnel and one Rhodesian government soldier. 2021. 46. Rhodesia/Zimbabwe (1964-present). [online] Available at: