A dream fullfilled
My family in 1978. Thandi, my mother and father, sister Nolwazi and brother Victor.
Thabo Mbeki (Head of ANC Department of International Affairs), Thomas Nkobi (Treasurer General of ANC), Thorvald Stoltenberg (Minister of Foreign Affairs, Norway), Alfred Nzo (Secretary General, ANC), Vesta Vetlesen (AIS) and Thandi at the 1st ANC Conference in 1989, bringing together ANC representatives across the world with the ANC leadership.
Govan Mbeki and Thandi in Oslo, Norway at the ANC 79th anniversary, January 6, 1991.
Mozambique – Presenting my credentials 06 November 2002. Thandi and President Joaquim Chissano.
Nelson Mandela was invited to address the Conference on the Anatomy of Hate in Oslo, 26 August 1990. (Left to right) Thandi Lujabe-Rankoe (Chief Representative of the ANC, Norway), Thomas Nkobi (Secretary General of the ANC), Nelson Mandela (President of the ANC) and Thorvald Stoltenberg (Minister of Foreign Affairs, Norway).
Deputy President Thabo Mbeki visits Mwalimu Nyerere in Tanzania, 1998.
Thandi Lujabe-Rankoe, High Commissioner to Tanzania, with President Mandela and President Benjamin Mkapa at Dar-es-Salaam International Airport on President Mandela’s official visit to Tanzania, 1998.
Thandi and Abdul Minty leading a march in the streets of Oslo, Norway, celebrating the release of Nelson Mandela in 1990.
Delegation of ANC leadership visiting Oslo, Norway in January 1991. (Left to right, sitting) Andrew Mlangeni, Albertina Sisulu, Walter Sisulu, Govan Mbeki, Raymond Mhlaba, Elias Motsoaledi, Thandi Lujabe-Rankoe and Thabo Mbeki. (Left to right, standing) A bodyguard, Abdul Minty and Joe Nhlanhla.