P. W. Botha Quote

Nelson Mandela can rot in prison until he dies or I die, whichever takes longer.


Reportedly to Cape Town journalists in February 1987, though later denied. As cited by Andrew Donaldson, Sunday Times, 5 November 2006.

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Nelson Mandela can rot in prison until he dies or I die, whichever takes longer.

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Nelson Mandela can rot in prison until he dies or I die, whichever takes longer.

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Nelson Mandela can rot in prison until he dies or I die, whichever takes longer.

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Nelson Mandela can rot in prison until he dies or I die, whichever takes longer.