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Freedom of the City of Glasgow

  • ZA COM 2019-2-1-1-0441
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  • 4 August 1981
  • Part of For deletion

The Scroll was accepted on behalf of Mandela by Vice-President of Nigeria, Dr Ekwueme (Alex). Presented by Lord Provost Mr Michael Kelly. The scroll, known as the Burgess Ticket, was to be kept in Government House, Lagos and "when M gains M's freedom in I hope, the not too distant future, he will be able to come to Lagos to receive it"

Freedom of the City of Baton Rouge

  • ZA COM 2019-2-1-1-0685
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  • 11 May 2000
  • Part of For deletion

Freedom of the City by the Mayor-President and fellow members of the Baton Rouge Metropolitan Council

Metropolitan Council

Brent Council awarded Nelson Mandela the Freedom of the Borough in recognition of his lifelong connection with the borough

  • ZA COM 2019-2-1-1-2006
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  • 24 June 2013
  • Part of For deletion

Mandela addressed the Willesden Trades Council in 1962. The honour was supposed to have been conferred in April 1990 when Mandela visited Brent but it failed to get the necessary support. Hence this was only done in 2013.
See https://wembleymatters.blogspot.com/2019/01/i-am-pleased-to-kick-off-new-year-with.html

Order of the Starra Planini

  • ZA COM 2019-2-1-3-1844
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  • 7 July 2009
  • Part of For deletion

Received by Achmat Dangor, CEO of Nelson Mandela Foundation from Ambassador Volodya Neykov on behalf of Nelson Mandela for his contribution to freedom and human rights, the fight against the regime of apartheid

2010 Bid Special Award from SA BidCo

Award presented ot Mr Mandela in recognition of his contribution to the successful 2010 FIFA World Cup bid, South Africa

South Africa 2010