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On this day in 1994 Nelson Mandela was sworn in as the president of South Africa.

Photos by TOM STODDART

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Lines of people wait in the dawn light to vote in the election

Supporters of the African National Congress (ANC) at a rally addressed by ANC leader Nelson Mandela

Two Supporters at an April 1994 ANC (African National Congress) rally in South Africa peer from behind a sign bearing the image of their President Nelson Mandela

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    On this day in 1994 Nelson Mandela was sworn in as the president of South Africa. Photos by TOM STODDART
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    My president who liberated our people
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