Last updated: 8 february, 2010 - 12:33 GMT

African opinion

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Old hacks may dust off their diaries and jig their memories to recount how impossible it seemed back then but what has the apartheid struggle meant for the younger generation of Africans learning about the bloodshed that led to South Africa's watershed of change?

Film maker and broadcaster Farai Sevenzo pays tribute to Nelson Mandela.

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