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Getting married on a prison island

 The Big Issue South Africa 11 April 2019

When planning a wedding, love birds usually make sure they find the right place to tie the knot: beautiful, romantic, meaningful. You wouldn’t expect that 18 couples in South Africa would choose Robben Island, the prison where Nelson Mandela was kept for 27 years, to get hitched. But you can’t deny, it is meaningful. (1284 Words) - By Lizar van Reenen

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 Elizabeth Mboyane and Truso Rameloko got married on Robben Island. Photo: Retha Ferguson/ The Big Issue South Africa

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