Nelson Mandela was a South-African politician and a former President of South Africa. He was the first black chief excecutive and first elected in a democratic election. His government has been working to tackle racism, poverty and inequality.
He was against the Apartheid and he had been actively participating in politics in thirties. He claimed, he hoped to bring down the oppressive government and rebuild the country based on democracy, freedom and above all, equality. Committing to equality, Mandela said, "It is an ideal which I hope to live for and to achieve. But if needs be, it is an ideal for which I am prepared to die." He had been imprisoned for 27 years for that. Three years later after the release he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. Months later, he was elected as President.
Mandela had been dedicated to resolve poverty, war and conflicts throughout Africa. His greatest quotes says: