SABC News - Nelson Mandela


Trollip urged to resubmit Parliamentary question to Masualle

Thursday 24 July 2014 07:49

Eastern Cape speaker Noxolo Kiviet has ruled that provincial DA leader Athol Trollip should resubmit a Parliamentary question to Premier Pumulo Masualle.


Public protector to probe Mandela funeral funds

Tuesday 22 July 2014 17:18

The office of Public Protector has confirmed that it is investigating an amount of R90 million used by the Eastern Cape government for the funeral of late former president, Nelson Mandela.


Hibiscus Coast mayor addresses the youth

Sunday 20 July 2014 09:05

Hibiscus Coast Municipality Mayor Nomusa Mqwebu says job creation and youth empowerment are some of the values that former president Nelson Mandela stood for


Ramaphosa urges people to emulate Mandela

Sunday 20 July 2014 06:29

African National Congress (ANC) Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says government has the tools, resources and authority to address the needs of South Africans and the time for excuses is up.


Former political prisoner Ahmed Kathrada holds a 24-carat gold coin honoring former president Nelson Mandela at the South African Reserve Bank in Pretoria, July 18, 2014.
Reserve bank launches limited Mandela coins

Saturday 19 July 2014 18:27

South Africa launched a set of limited edition gold and silver coins on July 18 to honour former president Nelson Mandela.


The arts exhibition will run for 67 days
Disadvantaged artists draw inspiration from Mandela's life

Saturday 19 July 2014 14:37

A Mandela-inspired art work is being showcased in Cape Town. Most of the artists come from impoverished communities around the city.


Former SA President FW De Klerk
CT to host Nobel Peace Laureates summit

Saturday 19 July 2014 14:04

Former President FW De Klerk says it is most fitting that the 14th World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates will be hosted in Cape Town later this year.


Mandela is still a beacon of hope: Zuma

Saturday 19 July 2014 06:46

The President was speaking at the unveiling of the Mandela statue and the official opening of the Komkhulu museum at Mvezo in the Eastern Cape.


“Mandela gone but not forgotten”

Friday 18 July 2014 23:22

President Jacob Zuma has described former president Nelson Mandela as a selfless, courageous hero who will never be forgotten.


Li Bin's Mandela painting will go on a world tour after coming to South Africa in 2015
China unveils giant Mandela artwork

Friday 18 July 2014 20:05

A 30m long panoramic artwork of Mandela’s lifetime was revealed in Shanghai, China, in celebration of International Mandela Day.


Julius Malema's EFF is holding celebrations as part of its one year anniversary
SA led by non-thinkers: Malema

Friday 18 July 2014 19:23

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema says South Africa is led by a government of non-thinkers.


They donated food, clothing items as well food stuffs.
Mandela day in Kenya

Friday 18 July 2014 19:21

The South African High Commission in Kenya, South African companies operating in the country and the United Nations organized several charity activities to mark Mandela Day.


Government leaders hosted a dialogue on social cohesion nd nation building.
Mandela projected ‘problematically’: Researcher

Friday 18 July 2014 18:14

Packaging former Nelson Mandela as a hero is depriving South Africans of the opportunity to understand the true Nelson Mandela.


South Africa launches limited edition Mandela coins

Friday 18 July 2014 15:20

South Africa launched a set of limited edition gold and silver coins on Friday to honour former president Nelson Mandela on what would have been the late anti-apartheid hero's 96th birthday.


Western Cape Premier Helen Zille is participating in a 'Food Forward' cook-off at Stellenbosch as part of her 67 minutes.
Helen Zille participates in a cook-off for 67 minutes

Friday 18 July 2014 14:29

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille is participating in a 'Food Forward' cook-off at Stellenbosch as part of her 67 minutes to honour the life of Nelson Mandela.


Largest Mandela memorabilia auction held

Friday 18 July 2014 12:24

Stephan Welz & Co hosted the largest Nelson Mandela memorabilia auction in Sandton on Thursday.


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.


Da L.E.S dedicates his album “Mandela Money” to Mandela Day

Friday 18 July 2014 11:53

Mampe says the title of his new album ‘Mandela Money’ is a result of being inspired by Nelson Mandela.


Zindzi Mandela says the family is still in mourning.
Mandela family to celebrate with elderly, children

Friday 18 July 2014 09:21

The Mandela family will be celebrating Madiba’s birthday with the elderly and children in Soweto.


The official Mandela Day event will take place in Mandela's birthplace, Mvezo, in the Eastern Cape
Mandela Day activities take over Mvezo

Friday 18 July 2014 07:17

Former president Nelson Mandela’s birthplace in Mvezo at the Eastern Cape is set to be a hive of activity on Friday as South Africa and the rest of the world will celebrate Mandela Day.


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