SABC News - Walter Sisulu


IEskom says in the last few days it has been engaging the affected municipalities and the provincial government regarding the pending interruptions.
Eskom reschedules electricity interruptions to three E Cape municipali

Wednesday 13 September 2017 09:52

Eskom on Wednesday announced that it was rescheduling electricity interruptions to three Eastern Cape municipalities.


The residents allege that some councillors are involved in the illegal selling of sites in these townships
Soul City residents threaten to make town ungovernable

Tuesday 1 August 2017 16:31

Residents in Aliwal North in the Eastern Cape, have vowed to make the town ungovernable if authorities at the Walter Sisulu Local Municipality continue being corrupt.


ANC NEC member Lindiwe Sisulu Nelson was speaking at the Mandela Memorial lecture in Kliptown in Soweto on Saturday.
‘I’m ready to fight’ Sisulu

Sunday 23 July 2017 07:03

ANC NEC member Lindiwe Sisulu has officially launched her campaign to become the party's president while giving the Nelson Mandela Memorial lecture in Kliptown in Soweto.


ANC veteran Ben Turok to turn 90

Sunday 25 June 2017 10:30

African National Congress (ANC) veteran Professor Ben Turok will turn 90 this week.


Dennis Goldberg devastated by Kathrada’s passing

Tuesday 28 March 2017 08:05

Tributes are pouring in following the announcement of the death of anti-apartheid struggle veteran, Ahmed Kathrada.


Kathrada family remembers uncle Kathy

Tuesday 28 March 2017 07:00

Ahmed Mohamed Kathrada has died after been admitted to hospital for surgery relating to a blood clot on the brain.


Kathrada in stable condition after brain surgery

Sunday 5 March 2017 13:16

ANC struggle veteran Ahmed Kathrada is recovering in hospital for surgery relating to blood clotting on the brain.


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.


Sisulu family struggling to come to terms with Lungi's death: Elinor

Sunday 18 October 2015 21:20

The funeral of former activist and businessman, Mlungisi Sisulu, will be held at the Walter Sisulu Hall in Randburg on Monday.


Businessman Mlungisi Sisulu died of cancer at the Donald Gordon Hospital in Johannesburg last night.
Zuma, ANC mourn Mlungisi Sisulu’s death

Wednesday 14 October 2015 15:19

President Jacob Zuma has sent his condolences to the family of the late businessman Mlungisi Sisulu.


Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa says poverty, unemployment and inequalities should be getting rid of.
“Mandela’s dream will not be realised if there is no economic freedom”

Friday 17 July 2015 19:17

Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa says the late Nelson Mandela's dream of a free and equal South Africa will never be realised if there is no economic freedom.


BDS launches Israeli Apartheid Week

Sunday 1 March 2015 20:31

An international campaign to end Israeli's occupation of Palestine will intensify this week, with the launch of Israeli Apartheid Week.


Mandela, who was then in day 10 043 of his life imprisonment, had been involved in behind the scenes ‘talks-about-talks’ with the apartheid government.
Negotiating freedom

Monday 2 February 2015 09:26

Among Mandela’s demands to help create the conditions for such negotiations were: the unbanning of political organisations, the release of political prisoners and the end of the State of Emergency.


 There were mixed emotions when FW de Klerk announced the unbanning of the anti-apartheid parties .
De Klerk's 'watershed' address revisited

Monday 2 February 2015 07:45

Former President FW de Klerk was loudly applauded for his bold and courageous political changes exactly 25 years ago.  


President Jacob Zuma addressed thousands of Universal Church of the Kingdom of God congregants at the Ellis Park Stadium for their Good Friday service.
Pray for peaceful polls: Zuma

Friday 18 April 2014 14:14

President Jacob Zuma on Friday asked members of the Universal Church of the Kingdom of God to pray for peaceful elections on May 7.


Wilson Maropong says he met the young Nelson Mandela when he was looking for a personal lawyer to represent him.
Madiba’s former colleague saddened by passing

Tuesday 10 December 2013 18:50

A 101-year-old man from Galeshewe near Kimberley in the Northern Cape says he's saddened by the passing of former president Nelson Mandela.


Former President, Nelson Mandela passed away last Thursday
'Struggle giants coincidental deaths not unusual'

Monday 9 December 2013 09:00

The death of three giants of South African struggle dying within a decade of each other is not unusual, thats according to Psychic Life Guidance Councillor, Lisa-Maria Manjelli.


Madiba had a ‘magnetic personality’: Habib

Saturday 7 December 2013 20:02

Vice-Chancellor of the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), Professor Adam Habib has described Madiba as a courageous individual with a magnetic personality.


Motlanthe delivers inaugural Harry Gwala Memorial Lecture

Saturday 30 November 2013 16:46

Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe has called on ANC members to honour the legacy of the late struggle stalwart, Harry Gwala, by defending internal democracy in the organisation.


Kathrada retired from active politics in 1999.
Unisa confers honorary doctorate on Kathrada

Thursday 12 September 2013 06:28

University of South Africa (Unisa) has conferred an honorary Doctor of Philosophy degree on struggle veteran Ahmed Kathrada.


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