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Notable Alumni

It is the only Southern African university to have produced various international heads of states: Nelson Mandela of South Africa, Yusuf Lule of Uganda, Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe, Ntsu Mokhehle of Lesotho, and Sir Seretse Khama of Botswana .Sir Charles Mugane Njonjo Kenyan`s first Attorney general is also one of Fort Hare`s notable alumni . Other Notable Honorary alumni include the 1st President of Tanzania, Mwalimu Julius Nyerere who was awarded Doctor of Laws Honoris Causa in 1998 and Kenneth Kaunda of Zambia.

Nelson Mandela

Ntsu Mokhehle

Julius Nyerere

Robert Mugabe

Sir Seretse Khama

Kenneth Kaunda

Yusuf Lule

Sir Charles Mugane Njonjo


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