Villain? Hero? 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Diamond Magnate Tokyo Sexwale

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Written by Dana Sanchez

Tokyo Sexwale’s story needs to be made into a Hollywood movie. He’s a anti-apartheid activist who did time with Nelson Mandela, a billionaire diamond magnate worth $200 million at one point, a TV host, former housing minister, soccer activist and a peacemaker. Now he’s being investigated in the U.S. as one of three South Africans who “enriched themselves” using millions of dollars of U.S. investor funds. Here are 12 things you didn’t know about South African mining magnate Tokyo Sexwale.

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