2018 marks the centenary of the birth of Nelson Mandela. This provides a unique opportunity for people around the world to reflect on his life and times and to promote his legacy. In 2018 the Nelson Mandela Foundation will seek to create appropriate platforms for such engagement.

Back in 2005, Nelson Mandela gave is famous speech at the Make Poverty History Rally in London’s Trafalgar Square, and called on world leaders to make poverty history. In his speech, he made awesome powerful points that still give people hope.

A look at Nelson Mandela’s Make Poverty History Speech.

Nelly Gachanja
Nelly is a Digital Marketing Professional and the founder of popular Kenyan food blog. She joined Africa.com in 2017 and is responsible for managing the organization’s Social Media platforms. Her experience and background in Digital Marketing spans over 5 years and includes expertise in Social Media and Content Management.During her leisure time, Nelly loves cooking, spending time on the internet catching up with current affairs, updating her African music collection, watching movies, traveling and spending time with family. She is also passionate about volunteering.