Nelson Mandela understood that leaders are made as well as born, and that circumstances bring forth great leaders. He liked the old English expression about leadership: “Cometh the moment, cometh the man – or the woman.” A day after Mandela’s 96th birthday, we get ready to welcome to Washington 500 fellows who are the brightest of a new generation of great African leaders.  Read Richard Stengel's reflections on Nelson Mandela’s Legacy and the Next Generation of Great African Leaders:
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