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Nelson Mandela

By Buovet Matteo

By Buovet Matteo

Who is Mandela ?

Nelson Mandela is a prominent South African anti-apartheid revolutionary and political leader who served as President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999. He was the country's first black head of state and the first elected in a fully representative democratic election. Mandela's efforts to dismantle apartheid and foster reconciliation made him an international symbol of resistance to racism

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What Mandela did ?

Nelson Mandela was a leading figure in the fight against apartheid in South Africa and in the country's transition to democracy. Some of his major contributions and achievements include:Anti-apartheid activism: Mandela was a leader of the African National Congress (ANC), committed to fighting against the discriminatory policies of the apartheid regime that oppressed the black majority in South Africa.

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1964: imprisonmentMandela was sentenced to life imprisonment for his involvement in anti-apartheid activities. He spent 27 years in prison, becoming a symbol of resistance to apartheid both in South Africa and internationally.

1993: Nobel Peace PrizeMandela and De Klerk were both awarded the Nobel Peace Prize "for having played a decisive role in dismantling the system of racial segregation in their country".

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