In 1988 a stamp was made in Russia in honour of Nelson Mandela has received more than 50 International honorary degrees from Universities. Nelson Mandela Statue in London Parliament Square He has been awarded with honorary citizenship to many cities in the world. Even streets and parks have been named after him worldwide.
FW De Klerk ( the last white President of South Africa) started talks with Mandela and the ANC, leading to the release of Nelson in 1990 after 27 years in prison.
Nelson and his wife Winnie leaving the prison. This is known as the “Walk to Freedom”
On his release on Sunday the 11 th February 1990, Mandela and the ANC agreed to stop the armed struggle.
Nelson Mandela and FW De Klerk receive the Nobel Peace prize in 1992
Nelson Mandela casting his vote in South Africa's first democratic election in 1994.
All the people of South Africa on the 27 April 1994 voted for the first time
People stood for many hours in line to cast their first vote ever.