First Person: Nani Kotolo

Al Jazeera meets with young South Africans following in Nelson Mandela's footsteps.

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    On the occasion of Nelson Mandela's 92nd birthday, Al Jazeera has been meeting some young South Africans following in his footsteps by giving up their time for the community.

    Nani Kotolo is a 25-year-old volunteer for the Youthbuild Programme in Ivory Park.

    She tells us more about what she does, and why.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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