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Ramaphosa calls for moral responsibility

Tuesday 16 December 2014 06:30

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says all sectors of society should behave with moral responsibility in order to further the legacy of late former President Nelson Mandela.


Hundreds of children completed the more than six-kilometre walk in remembrace of former statesman, Nelson Mandela.
Children complement Mandela Walk to Union Buildings

Saturday 13 December 2014 14:32

The wife of the late former president, Nelson Mandela, Graca Machel says any programme to honour Madiba would be incomplete without involving children.


Limpopo celebrates Mandela legacy in style

Saturday 6 December 2014 06:40

The Polokwane Municipality in Limpopo has commemorated the former President Nelson Mandela's anniversary in style in Polokwane on Friday night.


Mandela's legacy celebrated

Friday 5 December 2014 18:30

A year after his death, former president Nelson Mandela's legacy  was celebrated throughout the country on Friday.


Ordinary South Africans and tourists are flooding the Houghton home.
South Africans lay wreaths outside Madiba's home

Friday 5 December 2014 12:32

People continue to lay wreaths outside former President Nelson Mandela's Houghton home in Johannesburg.


Desmond Tutu and Nelson Mandela.
Tutu pays tribute to Nelson Mandela

Friday 5 December 2014 08:10

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has paid a special tribute to late former President Nelson Mandela as the entire country observes the first anniversary of his passing.


Tutu pays tribute to Nelson Mandela

Friday 5 December 2014 08:01


Mlambo-Ngcuka remembers Madiba

Friday 5 December 2014 06:13

The Executive Director of United Nations (UN) Women believes that former President Nelson Mandela changed the course of her career when he appointed her to his Cabinet in 1996.


Nelson Mandela passed away on December 5, 2013.
Political leaders must follow Madiba’s example: Mlambo-Ngcuka

Friday 5 December 2014 05:33

The country’s former deputy President believes Nelson Mandela’s leadership as a political unifier is needed in South Africa more than ever.


The elders have described Nelson Mandela as both an inspiration and a mentor.
The Elders pay tribute to Mandela

Thursday 4 December 2014 20:05

Independent group of global leaders, The Elders has paid tribute to former President Nelson Mandela on the eve of the first anniversary of his passing.


Durban choir singers honour Madiba

Thursday 4 December 2014 15:22

Over 200 singers have come together to celebrate the life of the late former President Nelson Mandela in Durban.


Former President Nelson Mandela.
SA falling short of upholding Mandela’s values: Zille

Thursday 4 December 2014 09:20

Democratic Alliance (DA) leader, Helen Zille. says South Africa is falling short of upholding the values that late former President Nelson Mandela stood for.


The exhibition is officially  open from 4 December till 15 December 2014, symbolising the ten days of mourning observed after Madiba’s death in 2013.
Remembering Mandela tribute expo opens

Thursday 4 December 2014 05:35

Tributes to former President Nelson Mandela’s family from the time he fell ill in 2013 and messages of condolence are on display at the Nelson Mandela Foundation (NMF) in Houghton, Johannesburg.


We call on you to send us pictures/selfies of memorabilia that best reminds you of Nelson Mandela.
Remembering Mandela: Send us your selfie

Tuesday 2 December 2014 09:44

The world will commemorate the first anniversary of international icon Nelson Mandela on Friday 5 December 2014.Wear your favourite Mandela shirt/ t-shirt , take a selfie and send it to us.


 The Nelson Mandela Museum depicts the life of former President Nelson Mandela.
Parliament’s portfolio committee visits Mandela Museum

Monday 24 November 2014 19:05

Parliament's portfolio committee on Arts and Culture has visited the Nelson Mandela Museum in Qunu outside Mthatha in the Eastern Cape as part of institution's oversight week.


A young girl concentrates as she learns how to knit at the 67Blankets for Nelson Mandela knitathon in Soweto.
The knitting revolution for Nelson Mandela

Saturday 22 November 2014 15:49

The team from 67 Blankets for Nelson Mandela Day have been travelling South Africa with lots of wool on what they call to be a knitting revolution.


South Africans win UNITE4MANDELA races

Saturday 22 November 2014 12:07

Thousands of sports fanatics took part in various races at the Nelson Mandela Sports and Culture Day held at the Union Buildings in Pretoria on Saturday.


The walk is aimed at promoting Madiba's life
The Nelson Mandela Remembrance Walk launched in Gauteng

Tuesday 11 November 2014 14:53

The Gauteng government in partnership with the Nelson Mandela Foundation has launched a Nelson Mandela Remembrance Walk in celebration of the legacy and memory of South Africa's icon


Nelson Mandela Remembrance Walk launched

Tuesday 11 November 2014 12:31

The Gauteng City Region in partnership with the Nelson Mandela Foundation has launched a Nelson Mandela Remembrance Walk.


Chief Mandla Mandela is accused of assaulting Mthatha teacher Mlamli Ngudle.
D- Day for Mandla Mandela

Thursday 16 October 2014 11:05

The magistrate presiding over the Mandla Mandela assault case at Mthatha Magistrate's court, is expected to hand down her ruling on Thursday.


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