Why is Nelson Mandela a hero?


Nelson Mandela is one of the world's most revered statesmen, who led the struggle to replace the apartheid regime of South Africa with a multi-racial democracy. He won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1993.
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Nelson Mandela is considered to be a hero because he stood up against apartheid and also fought for the liberation of his country, South Africa from colonialism; a feat for which he was imprisoned for 27 years. He was the first president of South Africa in 1994 when South Africa became independent.
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