Folder 10 (Image 3)


Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory

Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory

The file consists of one 1998 diary which Nelson Mandela used to take notes of two meetings.

The first of 6 pages of the 1998 diary in which Nelson Mandela wrote notes of a meeting with Archbishop Njongonkulu Ndungane. Mandela made a mistake and dated the meeting 5 March 1997. The meeting was held in 1998.

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  • Title: Folder 10 (Image 3)
  • Date: 1998/1998, 1998-03-05
  • Original Language: English
  • Transcript: Meeting with Archbishop Dungane [Ndungane] at Tuynhuys on 5.3.97. President Mandela accompanied by Director-General Jakes Gerwel. 1 Would you like to pray before we begin? 2 Have you anything to say to which you would like me to respond? 3 Seeing other church organisations I was disturbed when I read your interview which was published in Cape Times on the eve of my address at the opening of Parliament on 6.3.98. 4 The disappointment was not only because of the grossly negative assessment of the performance of the govnt [government], but the manner in which you insulted the President of the country. 5 In that insulting remark you went so far as to parrot an almost identical remark made by a
  • Type: Diary/Calendar
  • Repository: Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory
  • Reference code: ZA COM NMPP-2009/8-2-10, 3
  • Origination: Mandela, Nelson
  • Immediate source of acquisition or transfer: Deposited by Nelson Mandela
  • Finding aids: Finding aid available
  • Extent and Medium: 1 folder containing 1 diary, 1 page
  • Creator: Mandela, Nelson
  • Conditions governing reproduction: Copyright held by the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory
  • Conditions governing access: Access by permission of the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory
  • Collection: Diaries
  • Alternate forms available: digital copy available

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