The 2018 Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture, in partnership with the Motsepe Foundation, was delivered by former US President Barack Obama in Johannesburg on 17 July, at the Wanderers Stadium. It was the 16th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture. ODs who were present to witnessed this historic occassion included Obakeng Leseyane (2012S)
, College Council Member Moshe Apleni (1997F)
, and Lukhanyo Neer (2008B)
. All three these young gentlemen have featured in OD News in the recent past: for more on Obakeng, read under 'Congratulations'; for Lukhanyo, see under 'ODs out and About'; and for Moshe, see the landing page of the Bishops Trust for the Bishops Legacy video: https://trust.bishops.org.za
Our congratulations to these three young leaders, and we look forward to watching their careers, and their impact in South Africa growing in the future!