#Remembering #President #NelsonMandela Today #December5th #2013 #3rd #Year #Anniversary Of His #Death RIP🙏🏽 #FirstLady Of The United States 🇺🇸 Of America #MichelleObama #FirstDaughters Of The United States 🇺🇸 Of America Malia & Sasha #Obama visited Nelson Mandela on the first day of her trip to South Africa June 2011
The first lady’s weeklong trip to South Africa and Botswana began with a meeting with one of the three wives of South African President Jacob Zuma. During her stop at the president’s official residence in Pretoria she was greeted by Nompumelelo Ntuli-Zuma.The president is in Washinton where his schedule includes meetings with Treasury Secretary Geithner, HHS Secretary Sebelius and Defense Secretary Robert Gates as he prepares for Wednesday’s announcement on the size of troops withdrawals from Afghanistan. Michelle Obama was accompanied by her daughters Malia and Sasha, her mother Marian Robinson and the first lady’s niece and nephew during a visit to the Mandelas in Houghton. Michelle Obama meets Nelson Mandela are latest photos in Obama travel photo album Mandela, 92, met in 2006 with President Obama in 2006 when Obama was an Illinois senator. Now that he is the country’s first black president, a cellphone photo of the meeting is now framed in Mandela’s office, aides to the first lady said. The Obamas met with Mandela and his wife, Graca Machel and then toured the apartheid museum. It was the first time Mrs. Obama had met Mandela.