Monday, December 9, 2013

Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela, the man who fought against racism. He wanted the blacks africans to be treated equally with the whites. Nelson Mandela was known for making equality between the white and black people. His real was Rolihlahla mandela he was really determined to make equality. He put his life on the line for his country.

Rolihlahla Mandela was born on july 18,1918 in Mvezo, Transkei. Rolihlahla Mandela was his real full name. He attended primary school in Qunu where his teacher gave him a christian name, Nelson. His teacher, Miss Mdingane gives every student a christian, So now he was known as Nelson Mandela. Nelson complete his junior certificate and began his studies on Bachelor of arts at university college.

Nelson Mandela was arrested for going against his country and trying to bring peace between white and dark skinned people. He was arrested for 27 years in jail but he did not give up. Nelson Mandela was later released from jail in 1990 feb 11. He was very determined

After being in jail for several decades, he was released at Cape Town. After that He was elected for president at the age of 75.Also he was the very first black man the be president of South

Africa. Many black african were running and blowing trumpets.

Nelson mandela was later in hospital diagnosed with prostate cancer he was in was later released from hospital where he died at the age 95.

Nelson Mandela gives the world a lot of things that we can learn from, like being treated equal even though you're not the same skin colour. love one and another. Defend your country. Dont matter how hard life can be keep your head up and keep on going forward, and fight for the right.

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