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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.


Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s lawyer says the Qunu property belongs to her.
Madikizela-Mandela is challenging part of Madiba’s will: Lawyer

Wednesday 15 October 2014 10:00

Struggle veteran, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's lawyer says they are challenging part of the will of late former president, Nelson Mandela.


Winnie Mandela has filed papers seeking the rights to Madiba’s Qunu home.
Winnie files papers challenging Madiba’s estate

Tuesday 14 October 2014 17:43

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's lawyers confirmed that they had filed papers in court on Tuesday, seeking the rights to his home in Qunu, Eastern Cape.


South Africans urged to be champions of peace

Monday 13 October 2014 05:50

Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa says people should take advantage of cultural events to realise Madiba's dream of making South Africans the champions of peace.


Nelson Mandela was known as the Black Pimpernel during the South African freedom struggle.
Struggle heritage sites remembered

Tuesday 23 September 2014 12:22

The South African freedom struggle is a compelling story of the sacrifices made by the people in overcoming the oppression of colonialism and apartheid.


Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says now more than ever SA needs to direct its energies to a united action
Racial trust deficit worrying: Ramaphosa

Friday 22 August 2014 12:37

The trust deficit between racial groups is worrying, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Friday.


 Ndaba Mandela says that everyone is capable of making a difference.
Anyone who aspires to make a difference becomes a ‘Madiba’

Friday 18 July 2014 16:03

Former statesman, Nelson Mandela’s grandson, Ndaba, has ‘invited’ the crowd gathered at the Nelson Mandela Museum to be part of the Madiba family.


Nelson Mandela International Day is celebrated on July 18.
What are you doing for #MandelaDay?

Friday 18 July 2014 11:59

Share your 67 minutes with us.


SA to mark Mandela Day without global icon

Friday 18 July 2014 05:32

The Mandela family has urged South Africans to continue to heed a call to do good this Mandela day.


Cyril Ramaphosa says that there has been a lot of progress in SA since1994.
SA has done a lot to preserve Mandela’s legacy: Ramaphosa

Thursday 17 July 2014 20:11

The country has done a lot to preserve and enhance the legacy of former President Nelson Mandela over the last 20 years.


Cyril Ramaphosa and Nelson Mandela.
Ramaphosa hails Madiba’s legacy

Thursday 17 July 2014 05:52

ANC Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has paid tribute to the late former President Nelson Mandela for leaving South Africa the legacy of freedom.


Graça Michel wishes founder of Caring4Girls Richard Mabaso well ahead of the Trek4Mandela expedition to the top of Mt Kilimanjaro.
Machel wishesTrek4Mandela travellers well

Monday 7 July 2014 11:58

For the third time in a row, local social entrepreneurs will be embarking on a cross-country journey to the highest peak in Africa to celebrate Mandela Day.


Graca Machel says she is now returning to active duty as a global advocate for women and children's rights.
Graca Machel returns to work

Friday 27 June 2014 11:22

Former President Nelson Mandela's widow, Graca Machel, says she is now returning to active duty as a global advocate for women and children's rights.


Municipal unions say these developments will create turmoil in the municipality.
Unions want law to take its course over Madiba 'fraud'

Wednesday 25 June 2014 07:05

Labour unions and stakeholders in the embattled Buffalo City Metro are calling for heads to roll in the municipality.


EFF refuses to be dressed in old western attire in parliament

Tuesday 13 May 2014 20:32

The fifth Parliament has not yet been constituted but there is already quibbling over how Ministers in Parliament (MP’s) should dress.


Zuma praises De Klerk's role in ending apartheid

Monday 28 April 2014 15:00

President Jacob Zuma has acknowledged the role former President FW De Klerk played in ending apartheid.


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