Item 799 - Itinerary for President Mandela 25 April-1 May 1996

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Itinerary for President Mandela 25 April-1 May 1996


  • 1996-04-24 (Creation)

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Transcription of speech made by Mr Mandela

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(18 July 1918-5 December 2013)

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Migrated from the Nelson Mandela Speeches Database (Sep-2018).

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South African Government Information Website

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President Mandela's schedule ; Contact: Parks Mankahlana

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The President receives the credentials of ambassadors from: Korea, Argentina, Brazil, Iceland at Tuynhuys. The ceremony will commence at 8 H 30.

At 10 H 30, the President will attend the caucus of the ANC in Parliament.

At 12 H 30, he will receive a delegation of Popcru which will present an award to the President.

He will attend a meeting of the officials of the ANC at 16 H 00 and later a meeting of the National Working Committee.

Friday, 26 April 1996

Will visit Cosatu House in Braamfontein to be interviewed by Sam Shilowa of Cosatu for Cosatu Radio.

The President will have lunch with King Hussein of Jordan at Mahlamba Ndlopfu.

He will receive Tina Turner for a courtesy call at 14 H 00.

At 14 H 30, the President will commence bilateral discussions with some Heads of State attending UNCTAD (Costa Rica and Switzerland) and the Secretary General of the United Nations Organisation.

At 18 H 00, the President will attend a dinner at the Carlton Hotel in Johannesburg to receive a donation for the Nelson Mandela Children's Fund.

Saturday, 27 April 1996

The President will attend an SANDF Parade at Nasrec at 8 H 30. He will deliver an address at 9 H 00.

At 11 H 00 he will address the national celebrations at Sammy Marks Square.

At 12 H 30, he will attend a luncheon with the UNCTAD visiting Heads of State.

At 15 H 00, he will address UNCTAD.

At 16 H 00, the President will participate in an CNN moderated roundtable with some Heads of State and government.

Sunday, 28 April 1996


Monday, 29 April 1996

The President spends the day at Shell House, ANC Headquarters.

Tuesday, 30 April 1996

The President will among other things receive the report of the multi - party committee on elections in KwaZulu - Natal.

Wednesday, 1 May 1996

The President will address a May Day rally at Athlone Stadium. He will speak at 14 H 00.

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Acquisition method: From website ; Source: South African Government Information Website. Accessioned on 18/12/06 by Helen Joannides




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