Mandela Day in Gabon
Ambassador Thaninga Pandit Shope-Linney and Madame Madeleine Christiane Ndiaye cut the birthday cake
The South African Embassy in Libreville, Gabon held Nelson Mandela International Day celebrations at the Nelson Mandela High School in Libreville, Gabon. The Embassy and the School collected non-perishable food items for an NGO, Samba Mwana, which means "welcome children". The NGO takes care of needy children in Gabon and currently provides services to 96 children. The food items were handed over by Ambassador Thaninga Pandit Shope-Linney and Madame Madeleine Christiane Ndiaye, Principal of Lycee D'Application Nelson Mandela (Nelson Mandela High School).
The school choir and staff of the South African Embassy in Libreville sing Happy Birthday to Mr Nelson Mandela
Ambassador Shope-Linney, with representatives from Samba Mwana and children that the NGO support in Libreville, Gabon
South African Embassy Libreville, Gabon