Mandela Release Sent Chills Down My Spine – Sam Prakash

SOUTH AFRICA: This week, South Africans observed the 30th anniversary of the release of Nelson Mandela from prison.

Mandela’s friend and former bodyguard, Sam Prakash says the iconic moment Mandela walked out of prison, sent chills down his spine.

Madiba spent the last 14 months of his 27 year jail term at the then Victor Verster Prison in Paarl. Walking out of the prison gates, at the age of 71, amid huge excitement he later addressed thousands at the Grand Parade in heart of Cape Town.

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