R2.1bn copyright claim over Madiba image

2018-02-25 06:01

The largest copyright claim for a South African artwork is heading to court, writes Charl Blignaut, and the accusedis the state.

SARB to honour Mandela's centenary with commemorative notes

2018-02-11 15:05

The Reserve Bank will launch commemorative banknotes to honour Nelson Mandela’s centenary.

AS IT HAPPENED: First lady Tobeka Madiba-Zuma breaks her silence

2018-02-09 13:30

While SA awaits a definitive decision on the ANC leadership transition, members of the ruling party's top 6 have pulled out of #Mandela100 celebrations to attend to 'urgent issues' at ANC headquarters.

Nelson Mandela's centenary should be a year of radical transformation

2018-02-02 15:03

South Africa has waited too long for radical transformation. For too long we have been held back by the normalisation of the abnormal and the embrace of mediocrity, writes Sello Hatang.

Winnie's Qunu homestead claim might have been diminished had Madiba been alive - SCA

2018-01-19 21:46

The weight of the evidence of Winnie Madikizela Mandela’s claim to former president Nelson Mandela's Qunu homestead might have been diminished had he been alive to give his version, the Supreme Court of Appeal has said.

Winnie loses appeal in battle for Madiba's Qunu homestead

2018-01-19 13:14

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has lost her claim to former president Nelson Mandela's Qunu homestead, in a decision handed down by the Supreme Court of Appeal in Bloemfontein.

ANC leaders pay homage to Madiba

2018-01-11 16:59

The newly elected ANC’s national executive committee, led by party president Cyril Ramaphosa, has paid a courtesy visit to the family of former ANC president and founding father of South Africa’s democracy, Nelson Mandela.

For all who live in it

2018-01-07 06:12

The ANC has governed South Africa since the onset of democracy in 1994, when it won the popular vote by a wide margin and Parliament elected ANC leader Nelson Mandela as the first state president.

Democracy's been captured - we need a new vision for change

2017-12-14 14:15

As we move into the centenary of Madiba's birth, a year which we hope will provide the inspiration and impetus for change, we hark back to Madiba's fighting spirit for justice, writes Sello Hatang.

What went wrong after Madiba’s death?

2017-12-10 06:09

‘What will happen to South Africa after Mandela goes?” A group of US journalist friends asked this question while travelling through Qunu – the village where Madiba grew up, writes Janet Heard.


CSA to honour Madiba with Wanderers double-header

2018-02-14 14:58

Cricket South Africa will honour the legacy of former President Nelson Mandela when the Proteas take on India on February 18.

WATCH: Cyril Ramaphosa at St George's Cathedral for Madiba Centenary celebrations

ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa is attending a service at St George's Cathedral in Cape Town. Watch it live.

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'SA faces a war if we don’t unite'

2018-02-04 00:00

Chief Justice Mogoeng says the countryneeds a mature, calm and wise leadership to avoid repeating the fights of the past.

Prostate cancer: You can survive

2018-01-28 06:00

Misinformation and fear of rectal examinations delay detection of the disease.

WATCH: 'Mugabe forgot he fired me,' Mnangagwa reveals ex-president shocker

2018-01-19 21:22

Zimbabwean president Emmerson Mnangagwa has reportedly claimed that his predecessor Robert Mugabe had forgotten he had fired him a week before a military intervention that culminated on the nonagenarian’s ouster last year.

Politics of personality

2018-01-14 06:06

A political party’s history is not enough – its leader must have integrity or people will vote with their feet, writes Yonela Diko.

Will we finally see why Madiba preferred Ramaphosa as a leader?

2018-01-08 17:01

There has been a rumour that former president Nelson Mandela's preferred successor was actually Cyril Ramaphosa, instead of Thabo Mbeki, and we may finally get to see why, writes Ralph Mathekga.

UN to mark Mandela's 100th birthday with a peace summit

2017-12-23 07:38

The UN General Assembly has decided to mark the 100th anniversary of Nelson Mandela's birth by holding a high-level meeting focusing on world peace ahead of the annual gathering of world leaders.

Why I fear for South Africa

2017-12-13 08:43

Unless something dramatic happens, it is likely that the 54th ANC conference will also bury the organisation of Oliver Tambo and Nelson Mandela, writes Melanie Verwoerd.

How they robbed Mandela

2017-12-10 05:52

There is little hope the school from hell will receive a much-needed upgrade, after the Eastern Cape government blew millions in social infrastructure grant money on Nelson Mandela’s funeral.

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