Nelson Mandela – a celebration of an icon’s life
Nelson Mandela became the first president of the democratic SA in 1994. (REUTERS)

Nelson Mandela became the first president of the democratic SA in 1994. (REUTERS)

Mandela’s time in office to be relived in book

The life and times of SA’s first democratic president Nelson Mandela in the presidential seat will be published in a book.

Pupils and prisoners knit for Madiba

Tuesday 21 April 2015 20:19

Prisons and schools like many South Africans played a big part in the 67 Blankets for Nelson Mandela Day Good Wool Cup at the Union Building in Pretoria on Tuesday.

The national campaign to hand knit over 67 000 blankets in celebration of the legacy of former President Nelson Mandela is underway in Pretoria.

A group of Diepsloot women have knitted 1500 blankets for the poor in honour of the late former President Nelson Mandela.

The first UN Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela Prize has opened the call for nominations.

Political and religious leaders in Mthatha in the Eastern Cape have used the Good Friday church service to call for love and peace in the country

This day in 1994, Nelson Mandela, F W. De Klerk, Pik Botha and Mangosuthu Buthelezi attended an Easter service at the Zion Christian Church in Moria.

The UN General Assembly has adopted a draft resolution setting out the criteria for the Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela Prize that will be awarded on Madiba’s birthday which is on July 18th.

‘Walk in Mandela footsteps’ app launched

Wednesday 1 April 2015 20:37

The Mandela inspired tourist attraction mobile app enriches visitors' experiences of the attractions associated with one of the greatest men of our time.

If you ever wondered what former SA President Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela’s time in office was like.

The United Nations and Nelson Mandela Foundation are collaborating in a consultative process to raise awareness about a global survey known as MY World.

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