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Tokyo Sexwale has reiterated his stance on racism.
Sexwale unveils his FIFA election manifesto

Tuesday 17 November 2015 22:27

FIFA presidential hopeful Tokyo Sexwale has unveiled his election manifesto to all the members of the football governing body.


Tokyo Sexwale says he will be hoping Africa to rally behind him anyway.
Sexwale counts on Africa for votes

Thursday 12 November 2015 18:57

South African businessman, Tokyo Sexwale, is counting on Africa to make his mission of becoming the next FIFA President a reality.


South Africa businessman Tokyo Sexwale is hoping to succeed outgoing Sepp Blatter.
Sexwale in, Platini sidelined as five enter FIFA presidency race

Thursday 12 November 2015 14:58

FIFA has approved five candidates for its February presidential election amid the worst crisis in its history, after barring Liberia's Musa Bility on integrity grounds.


Tokyo Sexwale was addressing a sports conference in New York.
It’s Africa’s time to lead FIFA: Sexwale

Tuesday 3 November 2015 23:53

Former anti-apartheid activist and government minister, Tokyo Sexwale, has called for more African influence in football's world governing body.


Tokyo Sexwale says corruption allegations have damaged Fifa's reputation.
Sexwale prepared for Fifa presidency race

Monday 2 November 2015 10:18

The race to find a new Fifa president is on and Former Minister of Human Settlement Tokyo Sexwale is one of the presidential candidates.


Sexwale wants to fix broken FIFA

Tuesday 27 October 2015 16:40

Former political prisoner turned businessman, Tokyo Sexwale says transparency, leadership and accountability are some of the qualities he'll be taking to FIFA.


Tokyo Sexwale told a news conference in South Africa that he would stand.
Sexwale says he will run for FIFA president

Sunday 25 October 2015 22:15

South African businessman Tokyo Sexwale is bidding to become the next president of FIFA.


Tokyo Sexwale said he would submit candidature papers to FIFA to meet deadline on Monday.
SAFA endorses Sexwale as FIFA president

Sunday 25 October 2015 06:35

South African businessman and former Human Settlements Minister, Tokyo Sexwale, is to run for the presidency of world soccer's governing body FIFA.


S.African association backs Tokyo Sexwale for FIFA presidency

Saturday 24 October 2015 20:41

The South African Football Association said on Saturday it has unanimously given its backing for Tokyo Sexwale to run for the presidency of soccer's world governing body FIFA.


Michel Platini has emerged as the early frontrunner in the race to replace Sepp Blatter as head of FIFA.
Paraguay backs Platini for FIFA president

Sunday 2 August 2015 17:51

Paraguay has offered to be one of the official backers of Michel Platini's bid for the FIFA presidency, the country's football association said in a letter sent to FIFA.


Tokyo Sexwale is said to be in the process of consulting to apply for FIFA presidency following which he will then make up his mind
Sexwale may run for FIFA presidency

Sunday 2 August 2015 07:02

SA businessman and former political prisoner Tokyo Sexwale is considering running for president of world football's scandal-hit governing body FIFA, a spokesperson said on Saturday.


South Africa's winning bid was all about the involvement of Nelson Mandela, insists Tokyo Sexwale.
2010 FIFA World Cup bid under investigation

Wednesday 27 May 2015 17:04

The awarding of hosting rights for the 2010 Soccer World Cup in South Africa is being investigated by the United States Department of Justice.


This event commemorates 616 soldiers of the 5th Battalion of the South African Native Labour Corps, who lost their lives in 1917 when the SS Mendi sank in the English Channel.
SS Mendi Memorial Service gets underway

Saturday 21 February 2015 09:11

The Pretoria Memorial Service Council is to host the annual SS Mendi Memorial Service and wreath laying ceremony in Atteridgeville on Saturday.


Clive Derby Lewis suffers from an advanced lung cancer.
Derby Lewis, De Kock, and Barnard to know their fate on Friday

Thursday 29 January 2015 19:31

Old wounds have been re-opened as the nation awaits Justice Minister Michael Masutha's decision on whether apartheid assassins will be released on parole.  


SA housing a disaster

Wednesday 21 January 2015 12:13

Poorly constructed low cost houses have cost South African tax payers over R3 billion in the past three years.


Campaign to combat racism in sport launched in Qatar

Thursday 5 June 2014 20:19

A global campaign to combat racism in sport has been launched in Doha, Qatar on Thursday.


Saths Cooper, Tokyo Sexwale and Jeff Radebe remember the late Nelson Mandela who died on Thursday night
Peers heap praise on Mandela

Sunday 8 December 2013 12:00

Psychologist Saths Cooper shared a prison cell with the late former president Nelson Mandela on Robben Island for five years.


President Jacob Zuma is scheduled to open the Centre's public facility and its permanent exhibition on the life and times of Nelson Mandela.
Zuma arrives at Mandela Centre

Monday 18 November 2013 20:09

President Jacob Zuma arrived at the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory in Houghton on Monday.


The long-awaited film on the life of former President Nelson Mandela premiered on Sunday night in Johannesburg.
Mandela movie described as a story of pain and victory

Monday 4 November 2013 09:25

Apartheid struggle veteran, Tokyo Sexwale has described the soon-to-released Nelson Mandela movie as a story of pain and victory.


Madiba's lawyer to investigate whether he is still a terrorist
Veterans are still blacklisted

Sunday 27 October 2013 19:52

The US government is under pressure to provide reasons why hundreds of former struggle veterans are still blacklisted and prevented from visiting America.


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