King Sabata Dalindyebo Local Municipality , Eastern Cape , South Africa

About Qunu

Qunu in South Africa’s Eastern Cape was the place where Nelson Mandela spent much of his childhood. Today, it forms part of the Nelson Mandela Museum.

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