SABC News - Nelson Mandela


The African Nation Congress Women's League has been accused of been silent on Madiba’s grandson’s rape case.
ANCWL fully behind alleged Mandela rape victim

Wednesday 26 August 2015 09:00

The African Nation Congress Women's League says it fully supports the alleged victim in the rape case of former president Nelson Mandela's grandson.


Mandela's grandson granted bail

Tuesday 25 August 2015 17:07

The grandson of former president Nelson Mandela, accused of raping a 15-year-old girl, has been granted bail of R7000 in the Johannesburg Magistrates' Court.


Mandela's grandson's rape bail plea moved to next week

Saturday 22 August 2015 06:36

The bail application for the grandson of the former President Nelson Mandela has been postponed to next week.


Poor leadership blamed for country’s current state

Thursday 6 August 2015 10:25

Professor Adam Habib says the political compromise that was made by the 1994 leadership helped the country to achieve amongst other things, the right for black people to have a say in politics.


Homeless people in George pampered for a day

Saturday 1 August 2015 19:22

A group of homeless people from George were pampered for the day, as part of the Southern Cape Correctional Services programme marking the end of Mandela Month.


Lilieslief Farm is where Rivonia trialist were arrested.  
Liliesleaf Farm not given enough historic relevance

Sunday 26 July 2015 18:16

As Mandela Month comes to a close, one of the most iconic sites linked to Madiba is struggling to garner attention.


Call to intensify public-private partnerships for Mandela

Wednesday 22 July 2015 18:07

The Deputy Minister of Communications, Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams, says private-public partnership should be intensified to revive the legacy of Nelson Mandela.


US president, Barack Obama will visit Kenya and Ethiopia later this month
Kenya to welcome Obama "home"

Tuesday 21 July 2015 18:13

When Barack Obama visits Africa this month, he will be welcomed by a continent that had expected closer attention from a man they claim as their son.


SA climbers share 'amazing' Kilimanjaro experience

Tuesday 21 July 2015 12:25

A team of South African celebrities and business people who claimed Kilimanjaro last week have described the experience as “amazing”.


Peter Magubane captured Madiba's journey as an anti-apartheid activist until he became the first democratic president of the country.
Magubane exhibition reflects on Madiba's journey

Tuesday 21 July 2015 08:15

Veteran journalist and photographer, Dr Peter Magubane has exhibited images of former president, Nelson Mandela, in Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape.


Bikers for Mandela end good deeds in Bloemfontein

Sunday 19 July 2015 21:08

Bikers for Mandela have made their way and input at a centre for vulnerable women - THESSA, New Beginnings in Bloemfontein.


Love and loss in the times of Mandela

Sunday 19 July 2015 07:47

A set of eight budding film makers have debuted their anthology of films called “Rights of Passage” at the 36th Durban International Film Festival last week.


Madiba’s legacy available on SABC Digital News platforms

Saturday 18 July 2015 19:32

Endless hours of Nelson Mandela footage broadcast live on the SABC has been digitized and can now be accessed with ease on the SABC Digital News YouTube channel.


Mandela was an example of humanity: Tutu

Saturday 18 July 2015 12:30

As the world celebrates Nelson Mandela International Day on Saturday, Archbishop Desmond Tutu says the late former South African statesman was "an example of humanity for all ages".


Unemployment the biggest challenge to Mandela’s SA: Maimane

Saturday 18 July 2015 12:13

Unemployment is the biggest challenge to the South Africa that Nelson Mandela and his peers envisaged as they fought the apartheid regime, DA leader Mmusi Maimane said on Saturday.


Mandela's grandson encourages students to get tested for HIV/Aids

Saturday 18 July 2015 11:38

More than 80 000 university students have been tested for HIV/Aids in the first six months of this year.


Mandela’s belief that education can change the world is still a dream

Saturday 18 July 2015 09:26

Universities can play an important part in fulfilling Nelson Mandela’s much-quoted belief that 'Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world'.


Danny Jordaan says since taking over the municipality they have made strides in returning stability to the metro and keeps Nelson Mandela's legacy alive.
There’s no room for corruption to taint Mandela's name: Jordaan

Saturday 18 July 2015 09:18

Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality Mayor, Danny Jordaan, says there is no room for corruption and fraud to taint Nelson Mandela's name while he is at the helm of the metro.


Nelson Mandela International Day celebrated worldwide on Saturday

Saturday 18 July 2015 06:30

Nelson Mandela International Day will be celebrated worldwide on Saturday.


South Africans doing it for Madiba

Friday 17 July 2015 20:30

People from South Africa and across the globe have already started doing their part in anticipation of Mandela Day on Saturday, July18.


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