When Mr Mandela Came to Town

Kemi showing of her book1
Date and time:
Cost: Free Neighbourhood: Lambeth wide Categories:
  • Reading and writing
  • Children and parents

In her debut Children’s book, When Mr Mandela Came to Town, Kemi Bamgbose retells her story as an 11-year-old girl when the President of South Africa, Nelson Mandela visited Brixton on 12 July 1996. Kemi ‘s father allowed her to take the day off school for this momentous historical visit. Ages 5 plus