• Obama Tribute to Madiba: From one icon to another

    Date:18 July 2018 Author: Asheeqah Howa Tags:,

    “Mandela understood the ties that bind the human spirit. There is a word in South Africa — Ubuntu — a word that captures Mandela‚Äôs greatest gift: his recognition that we are all bound together in ways that are invisible to the eye; that there is a oneness to humanity; that we achieve ourselves by sharing ourselves with others, and caring for those around us.”

    These are some of the words that were uttered by Barack Obama in his tribute to Nelson Mandela. It encapsulates the true essence of what Mandela believed in, and what he fought for to create a better South Africa.

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