Sunday, 20 August, 2017
Nelson Mandela’s visits

Nelson Mandela’s visits

After his release from prison Nelson Mandela traveled to many countries in Africa and abroad to thank those who had supported the ANC during the years of struggle and to implore them to continue to pressurize for democratic transformation in South Africa.
Canada: Nelson Mandela meets children during a visit to Canada in 1990. He is seen here with Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney.
France: French President François Mitterrand with Nelson Mandela during a visit by President Mandela and his wife Winnie in 1990
Zimbabwe: Nelson Mandela and Robert Mugabe greet one another after Mandela’s arrival in Zimbabwe. Robert Gabriel Mugabe, one of the leaders of the liberation movement against white-minority rule, is the President of Zimbabwe.
Mozambique: Nelson Mandela and his then wife Winnie Madikizela-Mandela together with Mozambiquan President Joaquim Alberto Chissano in Mozambique.
Libya: Nelson Mandela with Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Muhammad Abu Minyar al-Gaddafi while visiting Libya.
Botswana: Nelson Mandela shares a moment of joy with Sir Ketumile, President of Botswana, during a state visit to the country.
US: Nelson Mandela with U.S. President Bill Clinton during a state visit to the United States of America.

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