Special vote: I don’t need help, says Madiba as he casts his ballot

2011-05-17 00:00

“I’M okay. I’ll do it myself,” former president Nelson Mandela told Independent Electoral Commission officials helping him to cast his ballot yesterday morning.

“Everyone was falling over themselves to help him, but he said: ‘No, no, I’m okay, I don’t need any help. I’ll do it myself’. He filled in the forms himself. We were all very surprised …” Bam said.

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