Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela


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Noun1.Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela - South African statesman who was released from prison to become the nation's first democratically elected president in 1994 (born in 1918)
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To the Editor: Nobel Peace Prize laureate Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela (Madlba) was the first black president of the Republic of South Africa (SA), the iconic figure of the liberation struggle against apartheid and the unique moral voice of the world.
President Jacob Zuma has appointed an Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC) which will plan and coordinate the historic Centenary celebrations of the late international statesman and first President of a free and democratic South Africa, President Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela that will take place next year.
Dr Ndume also received the first United Nations Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela prize which honours one man and one woman who have dedicated their lives to serving others.
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, nace 1918 en Mvezo, Tfanskei, fallece en Johannesburgo en el ano 2013.
ISLAMABAD -- The UN General Assembly on Friday established the "United Nations Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela Prize" as a tribute to the achievements and contributions of the late South African leader.
UNITED NATIONS -- The General Assembly Friday established the United Nations Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela Prize as a tribute to the achievements and contributions of the late South African leader who inspired not only his own country but the rest of the world.
Much has been written about the great Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, particularly in the wake of his passing at age 95 late last year.
Indeed, from the time he was a child, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela would live up to the name: stirring trouble within his own family, in the community he grew up in--and finally in the land of apartheid that robbed him of 27 years of his productive life.
It is in deep mourning that I pay my respects to an extraordinary person, probably one of the greatest humanists of our time and a dear friend of mine, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela.
The expiring year has seen the demise of two of the greatest human beings of my lifetime, Seamus Heaney and Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela.

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