Nelson Mandela's Speech on His Release From 27 Years in Prison
- Cape Town Live
- Publication Date:
- 26 June 2013
- South Africa
Nelson Mandela's speech, made on the stairs of the Cape Town City Hall, 11 Febuary 1990, opposite the Grand Parade and a stone's throw from the Castle. This was the official day of his release from prison in which he travelled to Cape Town.
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