13) For example, the mine officials took a long time to give the UMCB permission to build a school in Mindolo, where Nkana mine was located.
The leaders of the UMCB were criticized for not facilitating reconciliation meetings between the African miners and the mine officials at an early stage of the strike.
The UMCB became concerned about the plight of Africans in Zambia and realized that the mission of the Church and its evangelization could not succeed unless the church made up its mind to seriously engage with political and socio-economic developments in the country.
yn ymroddedig i gael mwy o siaradwyr yn byw eu bywydau trwy cyfrwng y Gymraeg ac i hybu'n iaith a diwylliant i gymaint o ddysgwyr a phobl di-Gymraeg ag sy'n bosib," meddai Sharyn Williams, llywydd UMCB
Delyth spent three years as leader of Aelwyd UMCB
(Bangor University) while she was at university.
Llion Dafydd, president of UMCB
(Bangor's Welsh students' union), said:``We are concerned about the effect this will have on higher education.