Bizos honoured for defence of struggle heroes

2014-02-19 21:05

Veteran human rights lawyer George Bizos has received an award from the Free Market Foundation at a ceremony in Johannesburg.

Mandela death passing of an era - Radebe

2013-12-10 11:05

The death of former president Nelson Mandela marks the passing of an era, Justice Minister Jeff Radebe says on the sidelines of the official memorial at the FNB Stadium in Soweto.

Struggle giants die within 10 years of each other

2013-12-07 10:07

Three giants of the struggle - Oliver Tambo, Walter Sisulu, and former president Nelson Mandela - have died within 10 year intervals of each other.

Zwelakhe Sisulu dies at Joburg home

2012-10-04 14:20

Former SABC CEO Zwelakhe Sisulu, son of the late struggle veterans Walter and Albertina Sisulu, has died at his Johannesburg home.

Education focus at Sisulu centenary

2012-05-18 12:48

The late Walter Sisulu was passionate about education despite only having Standard 4 when he was sent to Robben Island for treason, says his former cellmate and Rivonia trialist, Ahmed Kathrada.

Malema comes out fighting

2011-11-24 22:52

Even if he gets sent to "a little corner in the bundus", he would tell the other cattle herders that the ANCYL was correct in its opinion, Julius Malema says, as he accused the ANC of double standards.

'Too painful' for Madiba to attend

2011-06-12 08:08

Former president Nelson Mandela did not attend the funeral for Albertina Sisulu; but his speech, read by his wife Graca Machel, set off a brief and thrilling rally among the crowd.

Albertina Sisulu dies

2011-06-02 21:18

Struggle stalwart Albertina Sisulu has died, aged 92.

Albertina Sisulu turns 92

2010-10-21 13:29

Anti-apartheid veteran and the widow of Walter Sisulu, Albertina Sisulu has turned 92.


Debate over Mandela manuscript

2014-01-14 14:43

The Nelson Mandela Foundation has moved to correct an article published on PoliticsWeb questioning why a manuscript written by the former president was published just before his death.

A gentle enduring smile: Sisulu

2013-12-09 12:06

The Star has published a posthumous tribute to Nelson Mandela by former ANC secretary general Walter Sisulu.

Eastern Cape ANC to launch history book

2013-01-14 16:33

The ANC in the Eastern Cape is to launch a book to educate people about the province's history and contribution to the liberation struggle, the party says.

Zuma remembers Sisulu

2012-05-18 17:42

Walter Sisulu, who would have turned 100 on May 18, was a strong but humble person who lived with a deep sense of purpose, says President Jacob Zuma.

Value human rights, Zuma says

2012-03-21 14:18

South Africans must not take freedom and human rights for granted, President Jacob Zuma has said during his address at the Human Rights Day celebrations in Kliptown, Soweto.

DA chairperson rubbishes ANCYL claim

2011-07-28 18:53

Democratic Alliance federal chairperson Wilmot James gave up his directorship at Media24, and left the Sanlam board when he joined politics, he says.

Albertina Sisulu never aimed for politics

2011-06-02 22:27

Albertina Sisulu, who has died in Johannesburg at the age of 92, had little interest in politics when she met Walter Sisulu, future secretary general of the ANC.

Angel steals Albertina Sisulu's heart

2010-10-22 09:53

A year-old baby named Angel, who was found in a stormwater pipe and recently received heart surgery, was an honorary guest at Albertina Sisulu's 92nd birthday party.

World Cup marks Rivonia trial

2010-06-10 08:40

The start of the Soccer World Cup commemorates the day Nelson Mandela and his seven comrades were convicted of sabotage.

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