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QUOTE OF THE DAY: WINNIE MANDELA

This name Mandela is an albatross around the necks of my family. You all must realise that Mandela was not the only man who suffered. There were many others, hundreds who languished in prison and died. Many unsung and unknown heroes of the struggle, and there were others in the leadership too, like poor Steve Biko, who died of the beatings, horribly all alone. Mandela did go to prison and he went in there as a burning young revolutionary. But look what []

PICS OF THE DAY: ANC CELEBRATE NELSON MANDELA’S BIRTHDAY

The ANC (African National Congress) celebrated Nelson Mandela’s 90th birthday yesterday (August 2nd) in Pretoria, South Africa. Nelson Mandela (Centre), President Thabo Mbeki (Right) and ANC President Jacob Zuma (Left) arrive at the ANC Madiba 90th birthday celebration.   Former South African President Nelson Mandela flanked by his former wife Winnie Mandela (Right) and current wife Graca Machel (Left)   Nelson Mandela, former wife Winnie Mandela (2nd Left), current wife Graca Machel (Left) and President Thabo Mbeki. Nelson Mandela is presented with birthday cake []

PICS OF THE DAY: NELSON MANDELA 46664 CONCERT

The 46664 Concert was part of Nelson Mandela’s 90th birthday celebrations, which took place yesterday (June 27th) in Hyde Park, London. Nelson Mandela and Will Smith Amy Winehouse.. (I don’t even know why this loser was invited….) Singer Leona Lewis Jada Pinkett Smith and Will Smith Singer Jameila 80s Reggae artist Eddy Grant  Photographs: WireImage

PICS OF THE DAY: DINNER IN HONOUR OF NELSON MANDELA (LONDON)

The dinner in honour of Nelson Mandela took place yesterday (June 25th), and will raise funds for Madiba’s global charity projects, The Nelson Mandela Foundation and 46664. Mandela will also celebrate his 90th birthday tomorrow (June 27th) at Hyde Park. Nelson Mandela Will Smith and wife Jada Pinkett Smith Oprah Winfery Actor Robert De Niro with wife Grace Hightower Oscar winner Forest Whitaker with wife Keisha Denzel Washington with wife Pauletta Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton and Pussy Cat Dolls member Nicole Scherzinger Singer []