Ela Gandhi recalls the hero she called ‘Black Pimpernel’

2013-12-07 00:00

ELA Gandhi, the granddaughter of Mahatma Gandhi, said Nelson Mandela was “instrumental” in ending the violence in KwaZulu-Natal through non-violent means.

“In 1995 I travelled with Madiba to India for his first visit to the country. In a short seven-day trip he took the time to visit and talk to the people behind the anti-apartheid movement.

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