A continuing feud in the Mandela family, which has made headlines in the past year, has taken another turn with a report that Mandla Mandela was locked out of the family’s homestead by relatives four days before his grandfather, Nelson Mandela, was buried there.
Thu, 19 Dec, 2013
Big guns have fired a salute in the rural village where Nelson Mandela grew up and military servicemen marched stiffly behind his casket on a winding dirt road as South Africa said goodbye for the last time to the man who reconciled the country in its most vulnerable period.
Sun, 15 Dec, 2013
More than 90 world leaders are in South Africa for commemoration ceremonies in honour of Nelson Mandela, the man who went from prisoner to president armed with nothing more than his conscience, his courage, and a steely resolve to achieve freedom for his people.
Tue, 10 Dec, 2013
South Africa’s president has urged his compatriots to show their appreciation for Nelson Mandela, who is in critical condition in a hospital, by marking his 95th birthday next month with acts of goodness that honour the legacy of the anti-apartheid leader.
Tue, 25 Jun, 2013
Guests stood and cheered, a Xhosa choir sang “Here is our hope!” and a smiling Nelson Mandela welcomed hundreds of well-wishers in a festive tent outside his home on Saturday as South Africa formally celebrated the anti-apartheid icon’s 90th birthday.
Sat, 19 Jul, 2008