ARTICLES RELATING TO NELSON MANDELA

Riaz Gardee: Bill Gates – The emperor has no clothes

2016-07-22 19:33

A chartered accountant says Bill Gates, the world's richest man, delivered a lacklustre Nelson Mandela lecture to a packed audience in the poor township of Mamelodi.

SA Twitter honours Madiba with 67 minutes

2016-07-18 10:11

Hundreds of people have taken to Twitter to honour late former President Nelson Mandela, with some coming up with great, encouraging and even strange ways to spend 67 minutes on Mandela Day.

Clear the path for Africa's youth - Bill Gates

2016-07-17 22:42

Microsoft founder and billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates said that obstacles in the path of Africa’s youth needed to be cleared so that they can drive the future of the continent.

WATCH - Bikers for Mandela Day start 7th annual trip

2016-07-14 19:47

Bikers for Nelson Mandela Day have left on their seventh annual trip from Johannesburg to Mozambique.

Vote ANC for Madiba, says Zuma

2016-07-06 16:47

President Jacob Zuma has called on people to vote ANC for Nelson Mandela, saying that the party is still committed to his 'revolutionary ideals'.

DA's use of Madiba's voice a 'gross violation of electoral code' - Mandla Mandela

2016-07-04 11:50

Former president Nelson Mandela’s grandson, Zwelivelile Mandla Mandela, has demanded that the DA take down an election advertisement featuring Madiba's voice.

Pennington: Why June 16 must be remembered. Lessons for today’s leaders

2016-06-16 07:55

Government should listen to those who put them in power, and June 16 is a good place to start as today's youth express their disappointment of today’s present.

Muhammad Ali, Pierce Brosnan and Madiba walk into a room...

2016-06-07 10:45

No matter how famous or rich people are, they still need love and affection and also people they can admire, writes Melanie Verwoerd.

SA man pays R65 000 for Mandela’s Unisa letter at auction

2016-06-02 11:30

A frenetic auction has seen a letter from Nelson Mandela to Unisa in 1977 sold for R65 000 in Pietermaritzburg.

Mandela's will: Who gets what

2016-05-27 20:20

Former president Nelson Mandela’s entire inheritance has been allocated to his beneficiaries as he requested in his will, former Deputy Chief Justice Dikgang Moseneke says.

 
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Was Madiba as special as his media image portrayed?

2016-07-18 07:00

Nelson Mandela was every bit and more extraordinary in real life as he was portrayed in the media. He was principled, moral and yet deeply human, writes Melanie Verwoerd.

'Madiba would have wanted the ANC to take back WCape'

2016-07-17 19:06

Former president Nelson Mandela would have wanted the ANC in the Western Cape to take back the province.

Rudderless SA needs a new Madiba

2016-07-13 06:38

Things won't get better until we find a leader again who will understand our wounds and fears and point us all to the big picture, says Solly Moeng.

Herbst: SABC’s chequered past – the day Zuma was booed at Mandela’s funeral.

2016-07-05 18:45

Former SABC journalist Ed Herbst rolls back the clock to 2013 and highlights one of the more disgraceful acts of bias from the state broadcaster.

Media24 to host Long Walk to Freedom readathon for Mandela Day

2016-07-04 10:18

Media24 is inviting celebrities, politicians, struggle stalwarts, musicians, actors, artists, sport stars and writers to join its 32-hour readathon of Nelson Mandela's autobiography, Long Walk to Freedom, to celebrate Mandela Day.

Study hard, Graca Machel urges children at Mandela Day launch

2016-06-08 18:01

The wife of late former South African president and Nobel Peace Prize winner Nelson Mandela, Graca Machel, says children have a responsibility to study hard.

Mandla Mandela pays tribute to Muhammad Ali

2016-06-05 08:06

Former President Nelson Mandela’s grandson, Mandla, has paid tribute to heavyweight boxing legend Muhammad Ali.

SA 'has lost its leadership role on the African continent'

2016-05-30 12:15

South African journalist Liesl Louw-Vaudran has spent years reporting on Africa. She recently launched her entrancing book South Africa in Africa: Superpower or Neocolonialist? News24 speaks to her.

Mandela shares R22m with his former employees, schools

2016-05-27 14:50

Millions of rands of former president Nelson Mandela's estate have been distributed to beneficiaries listed in his will, including staff members and schools and universities he attended.

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