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Nelson Mandela - By Himself


“The power of education extends beyond the development of skills we need for economic success. It can contribute to nation-building and reconciliation.”

Executive Dean Prof Avinash Govindjee

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Secretary for Private Law & Faculty Receptionist
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Ms Erina Strydom
Secretary: Mercantile Law
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Secretary: Dept of Public, Criminal & Procedural Law
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11 October 2018

Public lecture by Adv Tembeka Ngcukaitobi entitled " Mandela as a Lawyer."

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Mandela's lesson on not giving up

12 October 2018

In a public lecture at Nelson Mandela University, advocate Tembeka Ngcukaitobi said: “Considering 27 of those years were spent in prison, it tells us about the resilience of the man and the fact he was not prepared to let those conditions in prison prevent him from obtaining his dream of being Mandela the lawyer.

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