AbaThembu call for Mandela meeting

2014-12-30 13:43

The abaThembu royal family has called a meeting to resolve apparent infighting in the Mandela family, according to a report.

Mandela's daughter warns Zelda of legal action

2014-06-15 14:30

Nelson Mandela's daughter has warned the late stateman’s long time assistant, Zelda La Grange, that she could be sued over her claims that Mandela’s wife Graça Machel was side-lined during his final days.

Mandela will revealed - As it happened

2014-02-03 12:04

Get all the highlights from the reading of Nelson Mandela’s will here.

Clan lashes out at Makaziwe Mandela

2014-01-19 13:50

The AbaThembu clan has accused Nelson Mandela's daughter, Makaziwe Mandela-Amuah, of disrespecting her culture and of interfering with the kingdom.

Bitter feud brews in Mandela household

2013-12-22 10:16

Reports say the AbaThembu royal family has stepped in to help end a new family feud after yet another broke out in the Mandela household.

Makaziwe now rules the Mandela roost

2013-12-19 11:01

Nelson Mandela’s eldest daughter, Makaziwe, will now head the family, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has said in a statement.

Mandela died after 'wonderful' time with family

2013-12-10 09:04

Nelson Mandela's eldest daughter has told how her father spent a "wonderful" week surrounded by his family before he died, and how she found it difficult to confide in him.

King steps in over Mandla's dogs at Qunu

2013-12-09 10:08

Abathembu King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo stepped in to quell any disagreements among the Mandela family ahead of former president Nelson Mandela's memorial service, The Times reports.

Mandela family denies urgent meeting rumours

2013-12-05 19:26

The family of critically ill former president Nelson Mandela has denied rumours of an urgent meeting at his Houghton, Johannesburg, home.

Mandela 'on his death bed, but still a fighter'

2013-12-03 21:42

Former president Nelson Mandela's family has resorted to an unusual choice of words to describe his condition during a TV interview.


Military doctors treated Mandela badly - Zelda

2014-06-19 09:33

Former president Nelson Mandela experienced shockingly poor treatment at the hands of state doctors and had to be booked into a private hospital with bedsores in 2011, according to Zelda la Grange.

Zelda to lift lid on Mandela family drama

2014-06-15 08:07

A new book from Nelson Mandela’s long-time personal assistant reveals the family drama in the days leading up to the icon’s death.

Makaziwe Mandela ignorant - AbaThembu

2014-01-20 09:43

Former president Nelson Mandela's eldest daughter, Makaziwe Mandela, is ignorant of her family's history and is not up to date with her family, culture, customs and traditions, the AbaThembu royal house says.

Royal family: 'Don't undermine Graça Machel'

2013-12-24 12:05

No member of the Mandela family may intimidate former president Nelson Mandela's widow Graça Machel, the AbaThembu royal family has said.

AbaThembu angered by Winnie's statement

2013-12-21 16:08

The AbaThembu royal family is outraged over the statement by Winnie Madikizela-Mandela that Makaziwe Mandela, is now the head of the Mandela family.

Mandela family feud deepens - report

2013-12-17 10:53

A feud between Nelson Mandela’s children and grandchildren has deepened in the days after his death and funeral, it has been reported.

Doctors warned Mandela was dying

2013-12-09 15:42

Doctors attending to former president Nelson Mandela in his final hours warned the family he was slipping away, his daughter Makaziwe Mandela has told BBC World News.

Madiba’s final moments

2013-12-08 08:12

Former president Nelson Mandela’s final moments were with close family members and at the time of his death he was not on life support but breathing on his own.

Book ensures Mandela legacy lives on - Sisulu

2013-12-04 12:48

Public Service Minister Lindiwe Sisulu says a book chronicling Nelson Mandela's life will ensure that his legacy is never forgotten.

Mandela's spirit still strong - daughter

2013-12-03 18:03

Former president Nelson Mandela's spirit is still strong even though he is sick, his daughter Makaziwe has said at the launch of a publication chronicling his life.

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