U Pembelela zwa u thusa ha vhana nga Masheleni nga Rwaha wa 2007 nga vho-Mandela

© Eric Miller

Munna wa u Lugesa kha Lifhasi

Duvha ḽa mabebo ḽa Vho-Mandela vha tshi khou fara miṅwaha ya 89 yo vha phathi khulwane hu ḽavhuvhili ḽa dzi 24 Fulwana 2007 kha dzi office dza Nelson Mandela Children Fund Johannesburg. He Vho-Mandela vha khatha khekhe khulwane ya mabebo, vha kuvhatedza vhana tsini navho ho vha huna Graca Machel.


Ho vha huna vhana vhe vha ḓo vha tamela mashudu vho no swika 300 nga ṅyambo dzo fhambananaho. Muṅwe o vha vhidza muruṅwa wa ḽiṱaḓulu: muṅwe wa miṅwaha miṱanu Robert o ri 'vha munna wa u lugesa kha ḽifhasi; Franco wa miṅwaha miṋa ari ‘muhulwane kha ḽifhasi ḽoṱhe’ ngeno Olerato wa miṅwaha miṱanu ori; vha munna wa khwinesa asaathu muvhonaho’.


Zolile Cele wa miṅwaha ya 11 a fha Vho-Mandela tshidulo tshine tsha kona u petea tshoitwaho nga vhana vhane vha vha vha holefhali vhane vha wanala Forest Town School kha ḽa Johannesburg.


Musi atshi khou amba o dzula kha wheelchair yawe ari ‘u ṱangana na Vho-Nelson Mandela ndi zwavhuḓi, ndi tshithu tshihulwane kha nṋe’ musi Vho-Mandela vha tshi vhona havha vhana, vha ṋoka, vha vha kuvhatedza kha mbilu yavho’ hezwi zwo ṅwalwa nga muambeli wa vhafumakadzi wa Mandela Children's Fund.

Translated by Khalirendwe Nekhavhambe