A Letter from Nelson MandelaFormer President of the Republic of South Africa


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Dear Eunice,

On the celebration of your 88th birthday we send you our best wishes and heartfelt congratulations.

You can reflect on a life of contribution. Your tireless efforts to improve the lives of others have not gone unnoticed.

Congratulations once again and may you be healthy and well for a very long time to come.

Sincerely

N R Mandela

About Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela is a former President of South Africa, the first to be elected in a fully representative democratic election, who held office from 1994 Mandela was an anti-apartheid activist, and the leader of the African National Congress's armed wing Umkhonto we Sizwe. The South African courts convicted him on charges of sabotage, as well as other crimes committed while he led the movement against apartheid. In accordance with his conviction, Mandela served 27 years in prison, spending many of these years on Robben Island. He is currently a celebrated elder statesman who continues to voice his opinion on topical issues. Official Nelson Mandela Website