Africans in the Diaspora coming to terms with loss of Mandela

December 6, 2013   // 0 Comments

by Kunbi Tinuoye  Africans in the Diaspora are mourning the loss of elder statesman Nelson Mandela, who died Thursday night from a recurring lung infection at the age of 95. Mandela, also fondly known by his clan name Madiba, was elected the first black leader of South Africa in 1994 following decades under the white apartheid regime. More than any other African leader Mandela embodied values o...

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