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.

End of an era as widow of Mandela childhood friend dies

2016-01-28 20:30

The last member of former President Nelson Mandela's generation raised by the abaThembu regent has died.

Mandela grandson's rape trial set down for March

2015-12-14 11:50

The 24-year-old grandson of the late former president Nelson Mandela has appeared in court on a rape charge.

Mandela lived a truly good life, with imperfections - Archbishop

2015-12-06 21:30

On the second anniversary of former President Nelson Mandela’s death, Anglican Archbishop Thabo Makgoba questioned what he would think of present day South Africa.

We dare not fail Madiba's legacy - Mandla Mandela

2015-12-05 07:23

Mandla Mandela says it was rare for a soul to touch the entire human race in the way his grandfather Nelson had, and South Africans dare not fail his legacy.

Malema: I never said Mandela was a sell-out

2015-12-02 17:13

EFF leader Julius Malema says he does not believe former president Nelson Mandela was a sell-out, but he stands by his statement that Mandela made compromises.

Malema’s attack on Mandela legacy immature - Cope

2015-11-28 14:50

Congress of the People’s leader Mosiuoa Lekota says Julius Malema’s attacks on former president Nelson Mandela's legacy are immature and uninformed.

Mandla Mandela hits back at Malema for attacking Madiba's legacy

2015-11-27 21:30

Nelson Mandela's grandson, Mandla, has hit out at Julius Malema's "soundbyte-bigotry" after the EFF leader launched an attack on Madiba during a talk in the UK.

Rich white men made Mandela turn against the revolution - Malema

2015-11-26 16:34

Late former president Nelson Mandela turned his back on parts of the revolution after being released from prison, EFF leader Julius Malema has said.

Pienaar's 1995 jersey worth R1m!

2015-10-29 14:25

The jersey worn by captain Francois Pienaar when the Springboks won the 1995 Rugby World Cup final is believed to be worth about R1m.


How world sees SA: Peter Hain – “Mandela must be turning in his grave”

2016-02-08 18:15

The negative feelings about President Jacob Zuma picked up on a visit to SA a year ago, 'have filtered out of the country now' says Anti-apartheid icon Peter Hain.

Long way to go on race in SA - Mandela friend

2016-01-27 22:49

A former prison comrade of Nelson Mandela has said that there was "a long way to go" on race relations in SA, as he and others received a high-profile honour in London.

MUST READ: Rian Malan: Ad-libbing Zuma exposes real reasons he fired Nene

2015-12-11 15:34

It’s quite obvious that Jacob Zuma possesses none of the basics required to drive a complex modern economy, least of all the critical requirement of an open mind.

Oscar trumps memories of Mandela on social media

2015-12-06 12:50

The Supreme Court of Appeal’s ruling on Oscar Pistorius was the top story on local social media the past week, media monitoring company ROi Africa said on Sunday.

SA to celebrate Mandela's legacy

2015-12-04 19:05

Saturday, December 5 will mark two years since the death of former president, Nelson Mandela.

Malema needs psychological help - ANCYL

2015-11-30 19:29

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema needs psychological help, the African National Congress Youth League (ANCYL) said on Monday.

'Politicians who use Mandela's name negatively are politically bankrupt'

2015-11-28 10:00

Politicians who use former president Nelson Mandela's name negatively are politically bankrupt, ANC deputy secretary general Jessie Duarte has said in response to comments made by EFF leader Julius Malema.

Donaldson with Malala: Repairing Zuma-ravaged SA

2015-11-27 19:24

Columnist Andrew Donaldson talks to Justice Malala about his book in which he takes aim at the ANC’s rotting corpse and puts forward an 11-point plan to avoid disaster.

How the world sees us: Tim Knight – SA’s slide from Madiba to Zuma. Oh Boy.

2015-11-20 11:37

SA is under the jackboot of a corrupt dictator who uses democracy to forward his own sociopathic ends and Jacob Zuma has to go, says a top global journalist.

SA leaders most admired by world’s millennials

2015-10-26 07:30

Two South Africans top an impressive list of leaders that millennials around the world admire, ahead of icons such as Steve Jobs, Richard Branson and Mahatma Gandhi.

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