Nelson Mandel Apartheid In South Africa

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Nelson Mandela is a South African former winner of the Nobel Peace Prize and who became the first black President of South Africa on 19 May 1994. He helped end apartheid system in South Africa for the freedom of its black and coloured population. Furthermore, Mandela faced imprisonment for opposing apartheid law. Apartheid is a policy of racial segregation in South Africa where the white-government divided its people.
Mandela was born on 18 of July 1918 in the village of Mvezo, Transkei, as Rolihlahla Mandela, son of chief Gadla Henry Mphakanyiswa (member of royal family of the Thembu tribe) and Nosekeni Fanny. He spent his 7 years of childhood herding cattle and playing with his friends in the district. At the age of 7, he was sent to Methodist
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Then, people began to view him as a martyr in South Africa. Through years of harsh conditions, Mandela became hospitalised with an illness in 1988. Internationally Mandela’s story began to spread as protests increased across nation-wide to end apartheid. Thus, South Africa was isolated because of being a racist state when President F.W. de Klerk, 1936, finally released Mandela to walk as a free black man in South…show more content…
Mandela fell madly in love with Winnie and from their relationship, 2 beautiful daughters were born, Zenani and Zindzi. Winnie was banned from seeing Mandela during his imprisonment. Although he was released from the prison, his marriage did not survive with Winnie.
Mandela died on 5 December 2013 in Houghton Estate, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, South Africa.
In conclusion, Nelson Mandela’s advocacy of peace ended segregation through many hardships and scarification in life such as his family and his youth, which is a recognisable dedication to the service of humanity. In addition, Mandela freed the people of South Africa and obligated the legacy by positive contribution to humankind. The Civil Right’s Act lives on today as Mandela strives to influence many people across the world as his campaigns and foundations highlight the importance of sustainable, peaceful and equitable
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