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Nelson mandela bank notes 2012 02 11

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New Mandela bank notes will feature face of S Africa's first black president.
The new Nelson Mandela bank notes feature the face of South Africa's first black president, replacing the current safari-themed rand currency notes.
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Nelson mandela bank notes 2012 02 11

This picture taken on February 11, 2012 shows the new South African bank note of 50 Rand displayed on a screen during the announcement of a new line of bank notes in Pretoria. The new bank notes bear the former president's image Nelson Mandela circa 1990, the year he was freed from prison in a moment that came to symbolise the fall of apartheid and the rise of a new, democratic South Africa. They replace a design featuring the 'big five' safari animals (Cape buffalo, elephant, leopard, lion and rhino) introduced in 1992, two years before Mandela was elected the country's first black president.

STEPHANE DE SAKUTIN