pic8113. Freedom of City of Glasgow for Mandela
Nelson Mandela was given the Freedom of the City of Glasgow on 4 August 1981. Glasgow was the first of many British cities to honour Mandela in this way. The photograph shows ANC representative Ruth Mompati speaking at a meeting in Glasgow City Chambers held after the award ceremony. Also in the picture are Nigerian Vice-President Alex Ekwueme, the Lord Provost of Glasgow Michael Kelly and the Chair of the Scottish AA Committee, Brian Filling.
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