GMB supports the call for an annual, global Mandela day of reconciliation to honour his memory and outstanding achievement.
Paul Kenny, GMB General Secretary said, "GMB mourns the passing of former South African President, Nelson Mandela. Mandela was a global colossus who devoted his life to the struggle for freedom, peace and democracy. He was a great friend to the trade union movement and an inspiration to us all.
GMB send condolences to the Mandela family and South Africa’s people.
The world has lost a great human being. He was an inspiration to everyone.
He made the world a better place and his passing leaves it the poorer for his loss.
GMB supports the call for an annual, global Mandela day of reconciliation to honour his memory and outstanding achievement.”
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