Remember Mandela's true values: Zille

2014-12-04 06:14

South Africans can best remember former president Nelson Mandela by living the values he stood for, DA leader Helen Zille says.

Obama to rename Africa programme for Mandela

2014-07-28 05:31

A programme designed to foster a new generation of young African leaders will be renamed after former South African President Nelson Mandela, the White House says.

Mandla Mandela cleaning up his image

2014-06-01 13:00

Nelson Mandela's grandson, Mandla has hired a publicist to help clean up his image as "the official face of the Mandela brand", a report says.


Speaking at his funeral service in Qunu, Malawian president Joyce Banda bid Nelson Mandela a moving farewell as she spoke about his strength of character.

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Scenes from Qunu

2013-12-15 08:10

See the latest pictures from the village of Qunu where Nelson Mandela is laid to rest.

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Human chain for Madiba procession

2013-12-14 15:33

Members of the public and marshals have formed a human chain on both sides of Mthatha's main thoroughfare where the procession bearing the body of former president Nelson Mandela passed.

Not the time to settle scores - Zuma

2013-12-14 10:13

President Jacob Zuma on Saturday berated politicians who might use Nelson Mandela's death to try and settle scores.


Queues of thousands have formed in Pretoria as people gather to view Nelson Mandela on his second day of lying in state at the Union Buildings.

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South Africans share their emotional experience of seeing Nelson Mandela's body lying in state.

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Watch Nelson Mandela's body being transported to the Union Buildings where he will lie in state.

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Mandela ‘lovechild’ still trying to prove claim

2014-08-05 09:49

A woman, who claims to be the lovechild of former president Nelson Mandela, is still trying to prove her claim and secure her "rightful" place in his family, it has been reported.

Zuma: Make SA cleaner for Mandela Day

2014-07-14 14:12

President Jacob Zuma has urged South Africans to take part in an "Operation Clean Up for Madiba" campaign to commemorate Nelson Mandela Day later in the week.

Mandla could lose Mandela inheritance

2014-02-16 14:35

The R3 million former president Nelson Mandela left to his grandson Mandla Mandela may form part of the divorce proceedings with his estranged wife.


See pictures from inside Nelson Mandela's funeral serviced, held at his birthplace Qunu, in the Eastern Cape.

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See pictures as Nelson Mandela's body arrives for his funeral service in Qunu.

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Hundreds line streets of Mthatha

2013-12-14 13:45

Young and old are gathering in the streets of Mthatha in the Eastern Cape, ahead of the arrival of former president Nelson Mandela's body.

Mandela was thoughtful - Manuel

2013-12-12 07:17

Former president Nelson Mandela will be remembered for thoughtfulness in all his actions, Minister in the Presidency Trevor Manuel has said.

Only park-n-ride users allowed to view body

2013-12-11 12:33

Only mourners using the City of Tshwane’s designated bus service will be allowed to view the body of former president Nelson Mandela, according to reports.


From kings and princess to heads of state, Nelson Mandela's memorial was attended by a host of important dignitaries. See the pictures.

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