My hands are clean, says De Klerk on eve of 80th birthday

2016-03-17 19:04

On the eve of his 80th birthday, the last apartheid president FW de Klerk says his hands are clean.

End 'state capture' - FW de Klerk

2016-03-17 16:04

On the eve of his 80th birthday, former president FW on De Klerk has called for the ANC to put an end to “state capture”.

Reconsider charges against De Klerk, Vlok - Mandla Mandela

2016-02-04 20:23

Nelson Mandela's grandson, Chief Zwelivelile 'Mandla' Mandela, has condemned the charges laid against former president FW De Klerk and former Minister of Law and Order Adriaan Vlok.

SA can't afford racial polarisation - De Klerk

2016-02-02 21:15

White South Africans should continue to try and understand and acknowledge the pain and humiliation that apartheid caused black, coloured and Indian people, FW de Klerk says.

My hands are clean - FW

2016-02-02 14:40

FW de Klerk says the Anti-Racism Action Forum is welcome to lay charges against him for crimes against black people during apartheid, adding that his "hands are clean".

We stand by our story – M&G editor on Maimane ‘FW lessons’ report

2016-01-29 13:42

The Mail & Guardian says it stands by a story it ran claiming DA leader Mmusi Maimane has been taking “leadership classes” from former president FW de Klerk.

De Klerk statement insulting to black people - ANC

2016-01-18 10:25

FW de Klerk’s statement that some black South Africans display the “most virulent and dangerous racism” is insulting to black people, the ANC says.

De Klerk's criticism 'cute' - Rhodes Must Fall in Oxford

2015-12-28 14:42

Former South African president FW De Klerk’s criticism of the call to remove the statue of Cecil John Rhodes at Oxford University has been dubbed "cute" by the student movement behind the demand.

Minorities have very little to celebrate on Heritage Day - FW de Klerk Foundation

2015-09-24 12:14

Minorities have very little to celebrate on Heritage Day 21 years after the establishment of a new constitutional democracy, the FW de Klerk Foundation has said.

Tutu will 'soon be able to return home'

2015-09-03 16:40

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu is on the mend and has told a special visitor he will soon be able to return home, the Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation says.


SA storms will be followed by sunshine - De Klerk

2016-03-17 17:27

South Africa is once again experiencing difficult times, but is in a much better position than before to deal with challenges, former president FW de Klerk says.

Tutu defends reconciliation process

2016-02-08 20:29

Retired archbishop Desmond Tutu has defended the reconciliation policy that ended white minority rule in South Africa, saying the country has social and economic problems largely because of later mismanagement.

Criminal charges laid against 'mass murderers' De Klerk and Vlok

2016-02-03 20:16

Andile Mngxitama has come out in support of the newly formed Anti-Racism Action Forum, saying it was driven by clear principle and agreeing that former president FW de Klerk should be in jail.

Silent majority must speak out against racism - De Klerk

2016-02-02 15:40

FW de Klerk says it is time for the "silent majority" to stand up against hate speech and racism.

Criminal charges to be laid against De Klerk, Vlok

2016-02-02 13:18

An anti-racism group intends laying criminal charges at the Hillbrow police station against the last apartheid-era president FW de Klerk and former law and order minister Adriaan Vlok.

'Mmusi has never been to my home' - FW de Klerk

2016-01-29 12:57

South Africa's last white president, FW de Klerk has never tutored DA leader Mmusi Maimane, he says.

De Klerk a charlatan and disappointment - Sanco

2016-01-16 22:34

The claims by the FW De Klerk Foundation that statements on social media by black South Africans are more violent and racist reveal that the former president did not deserve the Nobel Peace Prize, the SA National Civic Organisation says.

De Klerk doesn’t deserve Nobel Peace Prize - EFF

2015-12-27 21:01

The Economic Freedom Fighters says former president FW de Klerk’s view on the Oxford University’s Rhodes Must Fall movement shows he does not deserve the Nobel Peace Prize he shares with Nelson Mandela.

Ex-Nobel committee advisor denies breaching confidentiality

2015-09-22 22:02

The former secretary of the committee that selects the winner of the Nobel Peace Prize has denied that he breached a code of confidentiality in a new book on the secretive panel.

Jokes fly as De Klerk visits Tutu in hospital

2015-09-03 15:56

Former South African president FW de Klerk visited fellow Nobel peace laureate Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu in hospital today.

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