Mandla Mandela speaks at Mvezo school

Nelson Mandela's grandson Mandla spoke to learners at Mvezo primary school.

Mandla Mandela attending an event to celebrate Nelson Mandela's 94th birthday. Picture: Gia Nicolaides/EWN

EASTERN CAPE - Nelson Mandela's grandson Mandla Mandela arrived at Inkwenkwezi Primary school in Mvezo on Wednesday morning.

Madiba was born in Mvezo and also attended the school.

Mandla joined learners in an assembly where he told them about the importance of this day.

Mandela told the young ones that like them, his grandfather was also born in the village.

The young Mandela arrived with gifts in the form of books donated by big businesses including Nedbank and Simmons.