Nelson Mandela, previous president of South Africa has been confirmed dead at the age of 95 on Thursday. While the world weeps for the great loss, few netizens fire negative tweets excusing his work as a terrorist leader
Mandela is regarded as a political icon for breaking the racist system in a non-violent manner was a criticised on twitter after his death. Alexandra Swann, the Ukip activist, shared her condolence but stated that “Let’s not idolise someone who overlooked terrorism.
@SeannSykes stated looking out for explosion in the civilian areas. Terrorism without cause!
There were several other netizens who tried to renovate the debate on whether they could idolise Mandela as a world iconic figure or tag him as a terrorist.
(@Partisan24) stated those commenting RIP Mandela is disgusting. Make your research and find out he was a terrorist.
Nelson Mandela launched the army anti racism group and created a campaign against the racist government. SWAG KING VIVIAN
Terrorist Until 2008
As per the Huffington Publication, Mandela has been listed on the United States terrorist list till George W. Bush, the former President of US removed him from the disrespectable list in the year 2008. However, the law still restricts the Mandela’s African National Congress members to find the regime as a terrorist group
The obstruction though embarrassing that the government still has to abandon in my own contemporaries, the South African foreign minister and Nelson Mandela. Condoleezza Rice stated to BBC about the restrictions out on the ANC group, where the members are allowed to go to UN headquarter but not the US capital.
Mandela and his group ANC was marked as the terrorist group in the 1980s by Margaret Thatcher of Britain and Ronald Reagan of US. He was jailed for 27 years in Robben Island. He became the Democratic president of South Africa