Dec 9, 2013 – Nigerian Celebrities Pay Tribute To Nelson Mandela
The man at the center of media attention now has been greatly honoured by several Nollywood stars.
Star actresses like Omotola Jalade, Kate Henshaw and Rita Dominic took to their Social media pages to pay individual tributes to the late freedom fighter, Nelson Mandela who passed away at his house in Johannesburg, South Africa last week at age 95.
Hear what your favourite Nollywood stars said about the late anti apartheid icon:
“‘What is Life! An existence for Living! #Mandela you are a #Hero not because they chant your name but because you truly understood this. You stood up when it was not fashionable to. You endured the #Hate the #Taunts … You saw the essence… You saw humanity, you saw freedom… You loved Life for all… Even if it would cost yours! You conquered . You are Mandiba, THE TRUE HUMAN LIFE. Adio! Thank you Lord for this GIFT.’” – said Omotola Jalade in a tweet
“What more can be said…. #GreatnessPersonified #TrueLeader #JulyPerson #IwantaMandelamoment #RestInPeace #GreatMan #LegacyworthEmulating!!!” – said Kate Henshaw
‘Real heroes are those who face death for a principle – say, to save the lives of others without any promise of reward”-Alan Dershowitz.. Rest In Peace Madiba.. We WILL NEVER FORGET.’ – Rita Dominic
May God rest his soul in peace.