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NELSON Mandela Square in Sandton, Johannesburg, will host a 67-minute children's concert to celebrate Madiba's birthday on Saturday.
Siyabonga Magungu, Zuko Catu and the Ridge School's marimba band have been booked for the free concert, which will be hosted by Ed Jordan. Everyone will be taught the famous Madiba dance by a dancing hippo at the end of the show.
Parents are being asked to bring their children to join the fun. The Nelson Mandela Foundation will provide free transport to the concert. Mashudu Muthakhi, a member of the Nelson Mandela Square marketing team, said: "We want to make the children feel special."
The public can send Mandela a special message by buying a postcard that will be sent to him.
The money raised will go to the AlexSan Community Centre in Alexandra in honour of Mandela.