OPINION | Pik Botha: in his own words

South Africa’s apartheid-era foreign affairs minister Pik Botha died at the age of 86 at his home in Pretoria on Thursday night. The former politician shared his views on climate change‚ the power of women‚ and Nelson Mandela’s legacy in an article published in August 2011. Here‚ from our archives‚ is the story with 15 quotes that summed up his thinking.

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