SABC News - Nelson Mandela


Infantino was speaking after the federation's three day football summit saying grass roots development is on top of their agenda
FIFA President says big changes are coming, especially for Africa

Thursday 23 February 2017 16:57

Gianni Infantino says his main challenge is the development of football especially in Africa.


Winnie Madikizela-Mandela to fight easy access of foreign tourists for viewing.
Madikizela-Mandela opposes public viewing of Mandela's grave

Thursday 23 February 2017 15:04

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has threatened to take legal action against any attempt to open Madiba's grave to the public.


Former President Nelson Mandela died on 5 December 2013.
Nelson Mandela Foundation unveils a two year centenary programme

Monday 13 February 2017 16:03

The Nelson Mandela Foundation has on Monday unveiled what will be a two year centenary programme to honour its founder Nelson Mandela.  


Watch the launch of the Nelson Mandela Centenary Programme

Monday 13 February 2017 10:00

The launch of the Nelson Mandela Centenary Programme in Soweto  is underway, marking 100 years since the birth of the world icon.


The Nelson Mandela Foundation is planning extensive programmes in celebrating what would have been Tata Mandela's 100th birthday in 2018.
Mandela Foundation to launch Mandela Centenary Programme

Sunday 12 February 2017 21:03

The Nelson Mandela Foundation says celebrating Nelson Mandela's centenary is not only for South Africans but for all those who globally respected the former president.


Cape City Hall upgrade worth over R27 million

Sunday 12 February 2017 08:07

One of the oldest buildings in Cape Town, the City Hall, is being upgraded at a cost of more than R27 million.


Fists raised in triumph: Nelson Mandela with his former wife Winnie Madikizela-Mandela.
Marking 27 years since Mandela’s release

Saturday 11 February 2017 13:53

Twenty-seven-years ago, the world watched as late former president, Nelson Mandela, was released from prison on 11 February 1990.


10 facts about SONA

Thursday 9 February 2017 17:16

Ten facts about the State of the Nation Address.


De Klerk was speaking at his foundation's annual conference, which commemorated 27 years since his speech in Parliament.
SA edging closely to racially polarised society: De Klerk

Thursday 2 February 2017 21:42

Former President FW de Klerk warns that South Africa is edging ever closer to a racially polarised society.  


Mbuso Mandela, 24, was arrested last week for failing to pay maintenance for his three-year old daughter.
Mbuso Mandela released on bail in child support matter

Thursday 19 January 2017 11:26

Mbuso Mandela, who inherited R4 million from his grandfather Nelson Mandela’s estate, was on Thursday released on bail at the Johannesburg Magistrate’s Court.


Mandela's grandson arrested for child maintenance

Sunday 15 January 2017 20:02

Nelson Mandela's grandson, Mbuso, will remain behind bars until at least Thursday after he was charged with failing to pay child maintenance.


President Zuma will deliver the party's January 8 Statement on Sunday at Orlando Stadium.
Don't lose faith in the ANC: Zuma

Saturday 7 January 2017 09:05

President Jacob Zuma has urged South Africans not to lose faith in the African National Congress. President Zuma addressed crowds in Soweto on Friday.


Nelson Mandela Bridge, Braamfontein, Johannesburg completed in 2003.
Mandela’s name printed across the world

Wednesday 14 December 2016 06:21

Nelson Mandela’s name remains printed on numerous monuments, schools, halls, buildings and street names across the world.


Nelson Mandela expressed his love for music over the years.
Sounds of Madiba

Tuesday 13 December 2016 10:27

Former president Nelson Mandela expressed his love for music over the years.


Mandela’s love story

Monday 12 December 2016 16:44

We take you through the great loves of former statesman, Nelson Mandela.


Mandela’s love story

Monday 12 December 2016 10:49

We take you through the great loves of former statesman, Nelson Mandela.


Presidential timeline of Mandela’s presidency available online

Sunday 11 December 2016 08:53

The SABC launched a widget that showcases what Nelson Mandela was doing every day of the year during and after his time as the President of South Africa.


It has not been an easy journey for SA: Sachs

Sunday 11 December 2016 07:20

While South Africans celebrated the 20th anniversary of the Constitution on Saturday, the journey to this point was not always an easy one.


Sharpeville was chosen as the venue in remembrance of the people who died during a demonstration against the pass laws on 21 March 1960.
South Africans urged to exercise rights within Constitution

Saturday 10 December 2016 12:58

President Zuma says while rights are enshrined in the Constitution, such rights should not be exercised in violation of the others.


20 years on: Signing of SA constitution into law

Saturday 10 December 2016 07:44

On 10 December 1996 President Nelson Mandela signed the final draft of the constitution into law effective from 3 February 1997.


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