“I hate race discrimination most intensely
and all its manifestations. I have faught it
all during my life: I fight it now, and will do
so until the end of my days”
July 18, 1918 – Dec 05, 2013
Modern South Africa has lost his father. The international symbol of the world, admired by young & old, blacks & white has left this earth for a better place.
Rest in Peace Madiba!
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela born as a tribal prince, who lost his freedom to fight for the freedom of others. Faught for the freedom of the black South Africans against the anti apartheid government of that time and jailed for treason for 27 1/2 years (1964 – 1990) in the notorious prison Robben Island.
Won a Nobel Peace prize in 1993 (shared with de Klerk) and became the first democratically elected black President of the modern South Africa in 1994. He had the great ability to bridge the gap between the blacks and whites of the Modern South Africa. He also became an advocate for fighting against Aids .
Nelson Mandela was also known as Madiba by his tribal name retired from public life in 2004
I have re-blogged the article which I wrote on this blog in June 2013 while he was admitted at the hospital.
Finally Heaven has got ready to accept the great leader of earth.