Nelson Mandela made one visit to Pittsburgh back in 1991. But one local man has a very special connection to Mandela.
Nelson Mandela, who became one of the world’s most beloved statesmen and a colossus of the 20th century when he emerged from 27 years in prison to negotiate an end to white minority rule in South Africa, has died. He was 95.
After a lot of party-time on the Clemente Bridge Thursday night, delegates of the “One Young World Summit got down to business at the David Lawrence Convention Center on Friday.