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Nelson Mandela: Leader, Liberator, Legend (VOA On Assignment Dec. 13)

Ndimyake Mwakalyelye, lead reporter and anchor-at-large for VOA's Africa 54 TV program, joins On Assignment's Alex Villarreal to discuss the life and legacy of former South African president and anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela, known affectionately as "Mandiba" or "Tata." Ndimi says she was astounded by the outpouring of worldwide support for Mr. Mandela after his death on December 5. And she also shares how Mr. Mandela and his passing affected her personally.