South Africa Tour 2010 In Pictures

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This tower was constructed to honor Sir Ernest Oppenheimer, a German-born  diamond and gold mining entrepreneur. Prior to his death in 1957, Oppenheimer  gave the Soweto City Council 6 million Rand ($811,194 U.S.) to demolish the  city's shantytown and construct houses for the residents.

This tower was constructed to honor Sir Ernest Oppenheimer, a German-born diamond and gold…