SABC News - Nelson Mandela


Musician Kelly Khumalo says life must go on.
Arts, Entertainment and Lifestyle Wrap: 28 November 2014

Friday 28 November 2014 19:08

South Africans celebrate Mandela's legacy.


The Mandela Rhodes scholarship is in honour of the late statesman.
Recipients of Mandela Rhodes scholarship announced

Thursday 27 November 2014 17:15

The Mandela Rhodes Foundation on Thursday announced the selected for the 11th cohort of Mandela Rhodes scholars for this year.


Author Martin Meredith unpacks Africa’s darkest past

Wednesday 26 November 2014 11:37

Journalist, author and historian, Martin Meredith has just released his new book, ‘Fortunes of Africa: A 5 000 Year History of Wealth, Greed and Endeavour’.


'Unite4Mandela race was super successful'

Tuesday 25 November 2014 08:30

Sport and Recreation Minister Fikile Mbalula says he is happy that people from all walks of life responded positively to the call to take part in the Nelson Mandela Sports and Culture Day.


 The Nelson Mandela Museum depicts the life of former President Nelson Mandela.
Parliament’s portfolio committee visits Mandela Museum

Monday 24 November 2014 19:05

Parliament's portfolio committee on Arts and Culture has visited the Nelson Mandela Museum in Qunu outside Mthatha in the Eastern Cape as part of institution's oversight week.


Participates at UNITE4MANDELA took part in various in categories including cycling, running and walking.
South Africans celebrate Mandela's legacy

Saturday 22 November 2014 13:54

UNITE4MANDELA participants on Saturday say they took part in Nelson Mandela Sports and Culture Day in the spirit of Nelson Mandela.


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.


ANC E Cape outraged by the out court settlement

Thursday 20 November 2014 18:14

The ANC leadership in the Eastern Cape is outraged by the out-of-court settlement reached between the Eastern Cape Development Corporation board and the former CEO, Sithembele Mase.


Flights between Poland, KZN to boost tourism

Thursday 20 November 2014 14:55

KZN Tourism Marketing manager, Boni Mchunu says the newly introduced direct flight route from Poland to Durban's King Shaka International will help the growing number of tourists coming to KZN.


South Africans urged to support Unite for Mandela initiative

Monday 17 November 2014 19:30

The Sport and Arts and Culture ministries have appealed to South Africans to come out in large numbers and support the Nelson Mandela Sport and Cultural Day on Saturday.


Mamelodi receives R70 million for development

Wednesday 12 November 2014 16:17

During a concert to celebrate the fall of the Berlin Wall, Ambassador Freitag handed over a cheque for 70 million rand to Tshwane mayor Terence Mashego to help develop Mamelodi East.


The Springbok and Proteas Team Management have agreed to field their best available players for the match.
Proteas, Boks to clash in Madiba's honour

Wednesday 12 November 2014 10:00

South Africa's rugby and cricket teams will lock horns once again in a Twenty20 cricket match, for the Nelson Mandela Legacy Cup at Wanderers in Johannesburg next month.


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


NMCF, University of Pretoria release Imbeleko report

Friday 7 November 2014 20:10

The Nelson Mandela Children's Fund and the University of Pretoria released the findings of their research into the indigenous models of child care commonly found within SADC.


 The sculpture is a giant set of stainless steel spectacles, anchored on the ground facing Robben Island.
Mandela sculpture set to stimulate public debate

Friday 7 November 2014 07:00

A sculpture with a difference, to honour late former President Nelson Mandela has been unveiled at the Sea Point promenade, Cape Town.


S Africans should preserve, strengthen their peace: De Klerk

Thursday 6 November 2014 18:30

Former President FW de Klerk, has reminded South Africans to always defend and protect their peace.


SA, Burundi to strengthen political, economic ties

Monday 3 November 2014 20:37

Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza is set to arrive on a state visit on Monday night.


Digital News Lifestyle & Entertainment Wrap

Friday 31 October 2014 15:46

Welcome to the Digital News Lifestyle & Entertainment Wrap.


One of Alf Kumalo's rare portraits on Nelson Mandela
Rare Mandela portrait to go under the hammer

Wednesday 29 October 2014 09:45

A rare and intimate family portrait of Nelson Mandela and his family goes on auction in Cape Town on Wednesday.


Madikizela-Mandela demands an apology

Tuesday 28 October 2014 16:38

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has written a letter through her legal team demanding that Daludumo Mtirara retract what she deems defamatory utterances against her.


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