Mandela's Grandson Named Chief of Xhosa Council
RENEE MONTAGNE, Host:
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You could say Nelson Mandela is a born leader and you would be right. At birth, he was in line to become a chief among his Xhosa people. He renounced his claim to fight for freedom. This week, a happy Mandela watched his grandson reclaim the title. Thirty-two-year-old Mandla Mandela wore the lion skin that symbolizes royalty as he was installed as chief of a traditional council.
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