SABC News - Nelson Mandela


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.


Gugu Zulu died while summiting Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania on Monday morning.
Zulu’s family to continue his legacy

Wednesday 20 July 2016 06:01

The family of race car driver, Gugu Zulu, says they will continue his legacy by helping the needy.


Founder and chair of the Thembekile Mandela foundation Ndileka Mandela.
Mandela family takes part in 67 minutes

Monday 18 July 2016 10:35

Founder and chair of the Thembekile Mandela Foundation, Ndileka Maandela, will start Monday morning cleaning up a municipality office followed by a lunch for 500 people to mark Nelson Mandela Day.


Madiba was an advocate of Human Rights in the Whole world hence the whole world will be here to celebrate with us South Africans.
Mandela Mthatha home depicts statesman’s journey

Monday 18 July 2016 07:20

The house former president Nelson Mandela in Mthatha will form part of International Nelson Mandela Day celebrations and depicts the former statesman life journey.


President Zuma says the country should remember Mandela by engaging in meaningful community work.
Zuma calls on South Africans to commemorate Mandela day

Monday 18 July 2016 06:13

President Jacob Zuma has called on all South Africans to take part in the International Mandela Day commemorative events on Monday.


Microsoft founder and philanthropist Bill Gates will deliver the Nelson Mandela lecture at the University of Pretoria's Mamelodi campus.
Bill Gates to present his vision for a better world

Sunday 17 July 2016 06:45

The 14th annual Nelson Mandela Foundation will raise topical issues that are affecting South Africa and the rest of the world.


Throughout the world, people are keeping Madiba's legacy alive ahead of his birthday on Monday - 18 July.
World pausing to pay tribute to Madiba

Friday 15 July 2016 21:12

On Monday Nelson Mandela would have turned 98.


 Bill Gates  will deliver the 14th annual Nelson Mandela at the University of Pretoria's Mamelodi Campus on Sunday.
More still needs to be done to improve lives: Gates

Friday 15 July 2016 08:52

Philanthropist and entrepreneur, Bill Gates says he is privileged to add his voice to the conversation of how a better world can be created as envisioned by former President Nelson Mandela.


Ndaba Mandela says he hopes that corporate companies in South Africa will join the initiative.
67 learners create a vegetable garden in honour of Madiba

Thursday 14 July 2016 18:45

Nelson Mandela’s grandson, Ndaba is behind the ‘Mandela Gardens’ project which was launched in Qunu in the Eastern Cape on Thursday.


According to organisers, the 60% of the climbers in the 2016 Trek4Mandela initiative are women.
Trek4Mandela team leave to conquer Kilimanjaro

Wednesday 13 July 2016 16:02

About 40 climbers have left South Africa to Tanzania to climb Kilimanjaro.


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