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Signing of the Book of Condolences in honour of the former President of the Republic of South Africa, His Excellency, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela
The Book of Condolences will be open for signng as follows:
Friday, 06 December 2013 from 12h00 to 16h00
Monday to Friday, 09 - 13 December 2013, from 09h00 to 16h00
South African High Commission, 15 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, Ontario, K1M 1M8
Monday to Friday, 09 - 13 December 2013, from 07h30 to 21h30
Saturday and Sunday, 14- 15 December 2013, from 08h00 to 18h00
Rotunda of Toronto City Hall, 100 Queen Street West (corner of Queen St. West and Bay Street)
Minister Nkoana-Mashabane pays tribute to former President Nelson Mandela.
South Africans and millions of people from around the world are today mourning the loss of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, our first democratically elected President of a free South Africa. An international icon and a symbol of hope for the oppressed and marginalised people across the globe, former President Mandela dedicated his life in service of humanity and contributed immensely to the promotion of a culture of peace throughout the world. Read complete tribute here.
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