South African Political Heavyweight on Private visit to Madeira.
Roelof Pik Botha
|Roelof "Pik" Botha arrived yesterday, in Madeira. The
former Minister for Foreign affairs and a Deputy Minister for Energy
under Nelson Mandela in the South African government was invited
for a stay on Madeira Island by Multi-Millionaire Joe Berardo. Joe
Berardo has had and continues to have important business interests
in South Africa. "Pik" is a very popular personality with
the Madeiran Community in South Africa, and his personal contacts
extend beyond Joe Berardo to other prominent Madeiran Businessmen
27 March, 1998
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