Winnie Mandela defies her ban orders not to return to her home and the picture of her husband Nelson Mandela, a former President of South Africa and longtime political prisoner who was held by the apartheid-based government from 1964-1990 for sabotage. With the coming of a freer political climate, Nelson Mandela was released from his life sentence at Victor Vester Prison on February 11, 1990 and went on to lead the African National Congress in negotiations with President F.W. de Klerk, that resulted in the end of apartheid and full citizenship for all South Africans.
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