This gallery gives an overview of some of the pictures of Nelson Mandela available on Africa Media Online. Some of the significant periods of Mandela's life are illustrated by specific photo galleries such as:
the Treason trial (1956)
the Rivonia Trial and life imprisonment (1964)
the release of Nelson Mandela in 1990
CODESA I (December 1991)
the first democratic elections (April 1994)
Mandela as president (1994-1999)
portraits of Mandela
Mandela's family and home
Mandela the icon
totaling hundreds of images of Nelson Mandela's life. Please do specific keyword searches to find other pictures of Nelson Mandela not in these galleries.
We have also created a timeline of South African history photo galleries that gives more detail of each period that we cover from South African history.