Nelson Mandela who successful fought for the end in Apartheid in South Africa has passed away. The hero died at age 95 today.
Mandela was a true hero who spent 27 years in prison because of his freedom activities. He leaves a large footprint in the sands of time and will certainly reap the heavenly rewards of his labor.
The president spoke about Mandela’s death and also posted on Twitter:
"Let us pause and give thanks for the fact that Nelson Mandela lived." —President Obama
— Barack Obama (@BarackObama) December 5, 2013
The famed Apollo also honored the freedom fighter:
Here are some reactions from the gospel community about Nelson Mandela:
— Erica & Tina (@therealmarymary) December 5, 2013
My prayers and love go out to my brothers and sisters here in South Africa. May our God of comfort and give you strength.
— Byron Cage (@RealByronCage) December 5, 2013
Saddened to hear the passing of @NelsonMandela. History cannot contain the lasting impact of his unparalleled force for change
— T.D. Jakes (@BishopJakes) December 5, 2013