Nelson Mandela

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Helen Suzman

Desmond Tutu: Nobel Peace Prize Laureate

"You just have to see the reception he gets everywhere, the adulation and hero worship. He enjoys it like a little child and seems so surprised that people should react in this fashion."
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Kofi Annan: Former United Nations secreatary-general

"People often ask me what difference one person can make in the face of injustice, conflict, human rights violations, mass poverty and disease. I answer by citing the courage, tenacity, dignity and magnanimity of Nelson Mandela."
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Local musician shares her hope that the next generation will produce leaders as inspirational as Madiba
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