SABC News - Nelson Mandela


Selebi was a selfless activist: ANC  

vendredi 23 janvier 2015 14:22

The African National Congress (ANC) has hailed the late former National Police Commissioner Jackie Selebi as a selfless cadre of the movement.


 The renaming of a short street in Cape Town after the last apartheid President F W de Klerk has caused a stir.
'Apartheid is an important element of our history'

mercredi 21 janvier 2015 11:00

Cultural experts say removing apartheid monument sites and symbols will erase a part in our history.


The ANC says while Zelda Le Grange preaches non-racialism to protect white people, she’s now sowing racial divisions
ANC labels La Grange a 'spoilt white person'

lundi 19 janvier 2015 14:41

The ANC has called former president Nelson Mandela's assistant Zelda La Grange a "spoilt white person", the Beeld newspaper reported on Monday.


De Klerk name change to go ahead

lundi 19 janvier 2015 08:45

The proposal to rename Table Bay Boulevard to FW de Klerk Boulevard will go ahead, Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille's office said on Monday.


Ngcebetshana refutes Qunu signature claims

lundi 19 janvier 2015 08:30

The man whose signature was allegedly forged as part of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's court bid to stop a Mandela family meeting, has rejected the claims.


Cape Town honours Prof. Jakes Gerwel

dimanche 18 janvier 2015 18:35

One of Cape Town's main arteries, Vanguard Drive, has been renamed after anti-apartheid activist and academic, Professor Jakes Gerwel.


HRC welcomes SA decision to ratify UN treaty

dimanche 18 janvier 2015 13:59

The SA Human Rights Commission on Sunday welcomed the decision by government to ratify the UN's treaty on social, cultural and economic rights for all.


Zelda la Grange in twar over racist comments

samedi 17 janvier 2015 16:18

A war of words has broken out on Twitter between former president Nelson Mandela's personal assistant, Zelda la Grange, and others about the position of whites in South Africa.


Mandela's decision remains unchallengeable: AbaThembu

samedi 17 janvier 2015 12:37

The AbaThembu Royal family and some members of the Mandela family have resolved that Nelson Mandela's decision to appoint his grandson Mandla Mandela as the chief remains valid.


Qunu meeting goes ahead

vendredi 16 janvier 2015 05:54

Dozens of members of the AmaDlomo clan will on Friday flock to the late former president Nelson Mandela's Qunu home for the royal meeting.


Madikizela-Mandela believes the Eastern Cape judge has shown interest in the matter
Madikizela-Mandela lawyer cries foul

jeudi 15 janvier 2015 12:50

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela lawyer says the refusal by presiding judge to hear a re-submitted urgent application was a clear indication that he has interest in the matter


Winnie entitled to Qunu home: Contralesa

mercredi 14 janvier 2015 18:28

Contralesa Chairperson, Chief Setlamorago Thobejane, says according to Customary Law, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela is entitled to the royal house in Qunu.


Ngcebetsha clan not part of Mandela family: Mandla

mercredi 14 janvier 2015 08:55

Nelson Mandela's grandson, Chief Mandla Mandela has called on the Ngcebetsha clan to stop claiming that they are related to his family.


Madikizela-Mandela loses court bid to stop Qunu meeting

mardi 13 janvier 2015 18:30

Nelson Mandela's former wife, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, has lost her court bid to stop a royal meeting of the Mandela family in Qunu on Friday.


Jack Mokobi passed away on Christmas Day after a sudden illness.
Mandela’s former speech writer, Jack Mokobi to be laid to rest

samedi 3 janvier 2015 09:47

The funeral of former President Nelson Mandela speech writer and first spokesperson of Limpopo government, Jack Mokobi is underway in Musina in Limpopo.


Former NYDA head's fraud case postponed

lundi 9 juin 2014 13:59

The fraud and money laundering case against former NYDA head, Andile Lungisa and his wife and two others has been postponed to the eighth of next month.


UN pays further homage to Mandela

vendredi 6 juin 2014 18:18

The United Nations (UN) has paid further homage to the extraordinary life of former President Nelson Mandela by establishing an annual prize in his name.


Ndileka Mandela has appealed to businesses to finance the show, in order to preserve Mandela's legacy.
Ndileka Mandela dissappointed by lack of funds for Madiba play

vendredi 30 mai 2014 09:22

Nelson Mandela's grand daughter, has expressed disappointment at what she calls South African businesses' lack of sensitivity for failing to fund the Mandela stage play.


Ndileka Mandela has compared the kidnapping of the more than 200 Nigerian school girls by Boko Haram  to the so-called "ukuthwalwa", the notorious practice of forcing young girls into marriage in the
Ndileka Mandela condemns Nigerian school girls' kidnapping

vendredi 30 mai 2014 05:59

The granddaughter of former president Nelson Mandela, Ndileka Mandela has condemned the kidnapping of the more than 200 Nigerian school girls by Boko Haram rebels.


The opera play, titled "Madiba: The African Opera", tells the early life of the anti-apartheid icon who died last year.
R2 million ‘not enough’ for Mandela play: Producer

mercredi 28 mai 2014 07:00

The over R2 million grant allocated by the National Lotteries Board is too little to cover the costs of a stage play about the life of former president Nelson Mandela, a producer said on Tuesday.


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