‘You are a stupid old man, aren’t you?’

2013-12-07 00:00

NELSON Mandela’s hallmark sense of humour has not been forgotten amidst the sadness following his death on Thursday night.

Curnow said that after Mandela stood down after one term as president, she heard him win over a group of white South African businessmen by telling them, ‘Nowadays, I am just a poor pensioner. I am jobless. Maybe you could hire me?’”

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