Grandson of Nelson Mandela arrives in Pakistan on Dr Tahir ul Qadri invitation
Mandla, who is a member parliament of South Africa, is on a visit to Pakistan on theinvitation of Dr Tahirul Qadri, the head of the Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT).
According to PAT representatives, the South African dignitary will attend PAT’s ‘Tajdar-e-Khatam-e-Nabbuwat Conference’.
It is Mandla Mandela’s first visit to Pakistan after accepting Islam. Mandla has arrived from Medina, Saudi Arabia.
Speaking to media at the airport, he said: “I am very happy to come here. I am not here for any political interests, my grandfather also loved Pakistan.”
He added that he is proud to celebrate Eid Milad-un-Nabi with the people of Pakistan.
Mandla Mandela converted to Islam in 2016.