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Miami Heat’s Chris Bosh visits SKY and the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory

On 15 July 2014, Miami Heat’s Chris Bosh and his wife, Adrienne, visited Soweto Kliptown Youth (SKY) and Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory in Johannesburg, South Africa.

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Mandla Mandela hands out blankets to the elderly in rural Hammanskraal

On 26 June 2014, over 2 000 elderly members of a rural community in Hammanskraal, North West Province, received a much-welcome winter gift – a thick blanket donated by the Al-Imdaad Foundation and personally handed over to them by Zwelivelile “Mandla” Mandela, chief of the Mvezo Traditional Council and grandson of the late Nelson Mandela.

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Gallery: Masai Ujiri hosts Nelson Mandela benefit in Toronto

On 19 June 2014, the president and general manager of the National Basketball Association’s (NBA) Toronto Raptors, Masai Ujiri, was joined by a number of celebrity friends and business leaders in Toronto to honour his hero, Nelson Mandela, and raise funds for Giants of Africa and the Nelson Mandela Foundation.

The event, Madiba: An Evening Honouring Nelson Mandela, celebrated the life and legacy of the late former president of South Africa as special guests shared how he had touched their lives.

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Gallery: Nelson Mandela International Day launch 2014

This is a gallery of photographs taken at the launch of Nelson Mandela International Day 2014, at the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory on 8 April 2014.

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Gallery: tourist map of Mandela sites launched in Paarl

The house at the former Victor Verster Prison near Paarl, where Nelson Mandela spent the last 14 months of his 27-year incarceration, was the venue for the launch of a new tourist map featuring sites of historical interest associated with the great man.

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Gallery: Madiba honoured in Milan’s Garden of the Righteous

On 6 March 2014, Nelson Mandela Foundation CEO Sello Hatang attended a special ceremony at the Garden of the Righteous in Milan, Italy, where Nelson Mandela was honoured.

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Gallery: First Mandela/Fidel Legacy Dialogue

Hundreds of people gathered in Unisa’s ZK Matthews Great Hall on Tuesday, 25 February 2014, for the first of three Mandela/Fidel Legacy Dialogues, which celebrate the close relationship between Nelson Mandela and Cuban leader Fidel Castro.

At the event the documentary film Mandela and Fidel, by acclaimed filmmaker Estela Bravo, was screened.

This was followed by a question-and-answer session in which Bravo, former South African ambassador to the US Barbara Masekela and Cuban ambassador to South Africa Carlos Fernandez de Cossio answered questions from the audience.

The second Mandela/Fidel Legacy Dialogue will be held later this year in Cuba, and the third again in South Africa.

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Mandela family pays tribute to Madiba’s protection team

Mrs Graça Machel and members of the Mandela family paid a moving tribute to members of Mr Mandela’s security detail at the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory on 22 February 2014.

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