Makaziwe Mandela-Amuah Anthropologist

Makaziwe mandela

Makaziwe Mandela (born 1953), known as Maki, is the daughter of former South African president Nelson Mandela and his first wife Evelyn Ntoko Mase. She was named after her older sister, born in 1947, who died aged just nine months. Of the four children born to Ntoko and Mandela, Makaziwe is the only one still living. She received her secondary education at Waterford Kamhlaba UWC of Southern Africa before going to the University of Fort Hare in South Africa. In 1993 she earned a PhD in anthropology at the University of Massachusetts, in Amherst, Massachusetts, USA. She has held senior posts at the University of the Witwatersrand and the Development Bank of Southern Africa, and now heads the Industrial Development Group (IDG), with interests in mining and petroleum.

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Date of birth
South Africa




1. University of Fort Hare Colleges/University

The University of Fort Hare is a public university in Alice, Eastern Cape, South Africa. It was a key institution in higher education for black Africans from 1916 to 1959. It offered a Western-style, academically excellent education to students from across sub-Saharan Africa, creating a black African elite. Fort Hare alumni were part of many subsequent independence movements and governments of newly independent African countries.

Type Public university
1 King Williams Town Road, 5700 - Alice, Eastern Cape
Official web page
Wikipedia article

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Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender

People attended University of Fort Hare connected by profession and/or age

b. 1957., Politician
b. 1955., Professor
b. 1957., Organization leader
b. 1950., Writer
b. 1957., Politician
b. 1948., Organization founder
b. 1954., Politician
b. 1961., Spokesman

2. Waterford Kamhlaba Educational Institution

Waterford Kamhlaba United World College of Southern Africa (UWCSA) is one of thirteen international UWC schools and colleges and is located in Mbabane, Swaziland. UWC schools, colleges and programmes deliver a challenging and transformative educational experience to a diverse cross section of students, inspiring them to create a more peaceful and sustainable future.

Type International General Certificate of Secondary Education
Official web page
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Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by gender

People attended Waterford Kamhlaba connected by profession and/or age

b. 1953., Politician
b. 1992., Journalist
b. 1974., Politician

3. University of Massachusetts Amherst Colleges/University

The University of Massachusetts Amherst (otherwise known as UMass, Massachusetts, or UMass Amherst) is a public research and land-grant university in Amherst, Massachusetts, United States and the flagship of the University of Massachusetts system. With 1,174 faculty members and more than 27,000 students, UMass Amherst is the largest public university in New England.

Type Public university
2012. 231 mil. $
2010. 200 mil. $
Institution colors
300 Massachusetts Ave, 01003 - Amherst, Massachusetts
2013. 22,134
2010. 21,373
2009. 20,873
2013. 6,384
2011. 6,025
2010. 6,196
Acceptance rate
2012. 62.6 %
2010. 66.0 %
Local tuition
2013. 13.3 K $
2011. 12.8 K $
2010. 11.9 K $
2009. 11.9 K $
2008. 10.4 K $
Official web page
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Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender
Notable alumni by party membership

People attended University of Massachusetts Amherst connected by profession and/or age

b. 1958., Anthropologist
b. 1950., Actor
b. 1953., Legislator
b. 1948., Politician
b. 1949., Politician
b. 1954., Politician
b. 1953., Actor
b. 1958., Alternative Artist


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