Madiba's Life in Places

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  • Mqhekezweni, Provincial Capital of Thembuland
  • Eastern Cape
  • Soweto, Johannesburg
  • Robben Island
  • Transvaal Province
  • Victor Verster Prison, Western Cape
  • Pretoria, South Africa
  • Qunu: Returning to the Beginning
  • Mveso, Transkei
  • Qunu: Home

Soweto, Johannesburg

Around the world, from the outside looking in, Soweto became the epicenter of the anti-apartheid struggle in South Africa.

It was from here, amidst bloody clashes, that the world first glimpsed Nelson Mandela’s formidable spirit. 


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