SABC News - Nelson Mandela


Rivonia trialists urge youth to value education

Monday 26 September 2016 18:27

The last three remaining Rivonia trialists, Ahmed Kathrada, Andrew Mlangeni and Dennis Goldberg, have pleaded with the youth to value education.


Winnie Madikizela-Mandela is celebrating her 80th birthday.
Zuma wishes Madikizela-Mandela for her birthday

Monday 26 September 2016 08:20

President Jacob Zuma on Monday wished struggle stalwart and African National Congress veteran, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, a "happy 80th birthday".


ANCWL wishes Madikizela-Mandela a happy birthday

Sunday 25 September 2016 14:31

African National Congress Women's League (ANCWL) president, Bathabile Dlamini, has sent well wishes to ANC stalwart Winnie Madikizela-Mandela who will turn 80 on Monday.


Madikizela-Mandela an inspirational freedom fighter: Gigaba

Wednesday 14 September 2016 21:13

The Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba has described struggle stalwart, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela as an inspirational freedom fighter.


Madikizela-Mandela expresses gratitude on her birthday month

Wednesday 14 September 2016 16:42

The struggle stalwart Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has expressed gratitude for the freedom she enjoys as she marks her 80th birthday this month.


How the ANC’s path to corruption was set in SA’s 1994 transition

Wednesday 7 September 2016 08:17

There are compelling reasons that situate the morality challenges faced by the ANC – and by extension the country – in the 1994 political transition.


Mandela, who died in 2013 aged 95, became South Africa's first black president in 1994.
First known TV interview with Nelson Mandela comes to light

Thursday 1 September 2016 18:49

The first known television interview with South Africa's former anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela has emerged, featuring a bearded activist defiantly vowing to fight racism in footage.


Mandla Mandela was speaking at the Nelson Mandela capture site in Howick at the fifth annual Nelson Mandela marathon.
Mandla Mandela calls on US to come clean on Mandela Howick arrest

Sunday 28 August 2016 16:04

The late struggle icon Nelson Mandela's grandson Mandla has called on the United States (US) to come clean on the events that led to Madiba's arrest at Howick in the KwaZulu-Natal midlands in 1962.


Thousands of athletes kick-off annual Mandela marathon

Sunday 28 August 2016 07:53

Thousands of athletes have kicked-off their annual 42 kilometres Mandela marathon from Indumiso campus in Imbali Township near Pietermaritzburg.


ANC Secretary General Gwede Mantashe says the relationship is only about removing the ANC from power.
Mantashe slams parties that unseated the ANC in metros

Tuesday 23 August 2016 16:20

The ANC has slammed parties that have unseated the ruling party in major metros calling them colonisers who do not have the interest of the people at heart.


Winnie Madikizela-Mandela argues that AbaThembu custom dictates that the rights to the property should go to her and her children.
Winnie Mandela challenges Qunu home ownership dismissal

Monday 22 August 2016 15:42

Madikizela-Mandela has filed papers in the Supreme Court of Appeal, challenging the dismissal of her application for ownership of her former husband's Qunu home.


ANC Treasurer General Zweli Mkhize says old wounds need to heal in order for South Africa to move forward.
The healing process starts now - Mkhize

Sunday 21 August 2016 18:25

ANC Treasurer General Zweli Mkhize says the violent history between the ANC and the IFP needs to be put to rest.


Ndaba Mandela refutes violent protest allegations

Tuesday 9 August 2016 20:20

Ndaba Mandela has dismissed allegations that he was involved in violent protests near the former president's home where protesters blockaded the N2, demanding the removal of a municipal councillor.


Former President Nelson Mandela’s grandson, and chief of Mvezo, Mandla Mandela.
Mandla Mandela and family vote in Mvezo

Wednesday 3 August 2016 16:15

The chief of Mvezo and former president Nelson Mandela's grandson Mandla Mandela and his family have braved the chilly weather and voted in Mvezo outside Mthatha in the Eastern Cape.


Maimane defends himself and use of Mandela name

Tuesday 2 August 2016 19:41

Speaking in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro, the DA leader says Mandela's legacy belongs to the world and clarifies that he first voted in 1999.


Goldberg says his most memorable moment is the former president's speech at the trial.
Dennis Goldberg honours Nelson Mandela at memorial lecture

Friday 29 July 2016 21:04

The struggle for freedom is part of history but today's society still has a lot to learn from it, these are words from struggle stalwart and Rivonia trialist, Dennis Goldberg.


Former struggle lawyer Priscilla Jana says the country has achieved all, except uplifting the people out of poverty and economic hardship.
Priscilla Jana speaks on last moment with Solomon Mahlangu book

Thursday 28 July 2016 05:50

Speaking at the launch of her book former struggle lawyer Priscilla Jana says a lot still needs to be done to up lift the poor.


DA leader Mmusi Maimane says all South Africans should honour former President Nelson Mandela's vision of an inclusive South Africa if they want the country to prosper.
DA launches Madiba-inspired election slogan

Monday 25 July 2016 16:39

The DA has launched its election slogan "Honour Madiba's dream - vote DA" for next Wednesday local polls.


Algeria is one of the countries Nelson Mandela visited for military training.
Former Algerian diplomat shares memories of Madiba’s visit

Saturday 23 July 2016 09:13

Former Algerian Ambassador Nouerddine Djoudi has shared some of his treasured memories of Nelson Mandela's visit to Algeria in 1962.


 Chief Mandla Mandela says the Mandela Day Marathon is about celebrating late Nelson Mandela's life.
"Mandela Day Marathon about the triumph of the human spirit"

Thursday 21 July 2016 09:18

Former President Nelson Mandela’s grandson Chief Mandla Mandela says the family is working hard to make sure that they keep up their grandfather’s legacy through bettering communities.


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