By @azarialamode “#azarialamode #NelsonMandela Dead: Icon of #AntiApartheid Movement He had been in poor health since June. “He passed on peacefully in the comfort of his family,” South #African President #JacobZuma said in an address to the world just before midnight Thursday in the African nation. “#SouthAfrica has lost it’s greatest son.”
Nelson Mandela, the revered South African anti-apartheid icon who spent 27 years in prison, led his country to democracy and became its first black president, died Thursday at home. He was 95.
“He is now resting,” said South African President Jacob Zuma. “He is now at peace.”” via @PhotoRepost_app