I can’t actually describe how I’m feeling. I’ve never met Madiba, but I’ve had the privilege of being in the same space as him on numerous occasions. One, for his birthday, another for the announcement of Mandela Day and I am eternally grateful for just those very special moments. He was a man bigger than life itself; a selfless, brave, compassionate, charming, intelligent man; who became the father of our nation and hero to the world.
May he finally rest in peace.
We love you, Tata. We thank you, Tata but most of all we will miss you Tata. Condolences go out to the Mandela family during this time. We are here with you!