Madiba’s will to be made public

2014-02-03 09:38

The dying wishes of South Africa’s anti-apartheid icon, Nelson Mandela, will be revealed today, the Constitutional Court announced.

“The executors in the estate ... invite you to a media briefing on the contents of his last will and testament,” said the court’s vice-president, Dikgang Moseneke, in a statement yesterday nearly two months after Mandela’s death on December 5.

The Mandela Foundation will reveal the contents at midday today at the foundation, he said.

A spokesperson for the foundation, Danielle Melville, said: “I don’t know if the entire document will be read, but it will certainly be summarised.”

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