On the 5th of December 2013, Africa, as well as the world lost one of its most inspirational leaders – Nelson Mandela.
It has been one year since that historical day and the memory of Nelson Mandela continues to show the world the true power of the human spirit.
Nelson Mandela was not only a leader, but he was also a symbol of hope and happiness across the African continent. He inspired those around him to become the leaders of tomorrow.
On the one year anniversary of his passing, the world has reached out to social media in order to share their stories as well as pay tribute to a wonderful and inspirational African leader.
We will always remember Nelson Mandela for his strength, loyalty, commitment and leadership that he has showed the African continent.
— Tendai Joe (@Tendaijoe) December 5, 2014
— Miss Earth SA (@missearth_sa) December 5, 2014
As we prepare to commemorate one year since the passing of Nelson Mandela, we must reflect on the values that guided him. #RememberMandela
— Democratic Alliance (@DA_News) December 5, 2014
Madiba inspired all of us 2 be better human beings.We must continue his legacy and work together 2 move the country forward.#RememberMandela
— PresidencyZA (@PresidencyZA) December 5, 2014
— Jennifer Su (Jen Su) (@jennifer_su) December 5, 2014
— Yusuf Abramjee (@Abramjee) December 5, 2014
— GerryC76 (@GerryC76) December 5, 2014
#RememberMandela Crushing, moving moment when Ahmed Kathrada says in a thin voice, “I am still looking for somebody [to turn to].”
— Erin Bates (@erinmarisabates) December 5, 2014
— adenowoemmanuel (@peluboy1) December 5, 2014
#RememberMandela the father of the nation, the light that lead us through darkness, the only man who could forgive, the leader of men…
— Kelvin Brandt (@Auchting) December 5, 2014
We are all one nation in one country. Each one of us attached to the soil of this beautiful country…- Nelson Mandela #RememberMandela
— Shannon Schutte (@ShannonSchutte) December 5, 2014