What was the point for the Afrikaner
nationalists to make apartheid?
Why I chose my topic
I chose Nelson Mandela as my I-search
topic because before I had researched
him, I had learned that he was an
important man in africa. i wanted to learn
more about him.
What I already knew about my
Mandela helped end apartheid
Nelson was a black leader who was put in
jail for about 30 years, fighting for
The beginning of apartheid
had started in 1948 and had
ended in 1994.
After the Afrikaner nationalists came to
power in 1948 apartheid was systematized
Then, blacks had no rights, and were
treated differently then whites.
The end of apartheid
were organizing protests, in responce
the governments used deadly force putting
people in jail.
F.w.de Klerk helped pass laws to end apartheid
because of their weak economies.
After apartheid south African’s voted for the first
time, and Nelson Mandela was voted president
on may 10th 1994.
In 1999, Nelson resigned from his position and
has become the south African’s highest
ambassador. he has also campaigned in the
fight against HIV/AIDS.
Questions I still have?
did he give up his political carrer if
his party stayed in power?
Nelson Mandela By: Mary Benson.