Nelson Mandela and Apartheid in South Africa

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What was the main reason Nelson Mandela was sent to jail for?

Advocating for equal rights

How long did Nelson Mandela spend in prison before being released in 1990?

27 years

What year did Apartheid officially come to an end in South Africa?


What was the main goal of Nelson Mandela's fight against Apartheid?

To secure equal rights for everyone

What is the significance of April 27th in South Africa?

Freedom Day

Which international organization declared July 18th as Mandela Day?

United Nations

What did Apartheid entail for black individuals in South Africa?

'No rights' policy

What is the significance of the year 2009 regarding Nelson Mandela?

'Mandela Day' Declaration by the UN

Who won the first democratic election in South Africa held on April 27, 1994?


Learn about the life of Nelson Mandela, a black lawyer who fought against the Apartheid system in South Africa to achieve equal rights for all. Discover how he went from being imprisoned for 27 years to becoming the first black president of South Africa.

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