Graves saga: Mandelas file affidavits

2013-08-08 21:07

Lawyers for 16 Mandela family members, who want the remains of three of their relatives to stay in Qunu, have filed answering affidavits in the High Court in Mthatha.

Mandela 'legacy lock' on Durban fence

2013-07-09 11:53

In an attempt to keep former president Nelson Mandela's legacy alive, a group of people have decided to put “legacy lock” padlocks on a fence in Durban.

Graca Machel supports Qunu burials

Graca Machel stood firmly behind the court bid to force Mandla Mandela to return the remains of three family members to Qunu. Watch.

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King threatens to remove Mandla as chief

The AbaThembu king has threatened to expel Nelson Mandela's grandson, Mandla, as the chief of Mvezo. He says Mandla's brother, Ndaba, is the rightful heir to the chieftaincy. Watch.

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Mandla accused of using trust as his own

2013-07-07 08:34

Former president Nelson Mandela’s grandson, Mandla, reportedly faces another tough battle against his family, who have called for an audit into the Mvezo Development Trust which he chairs.

Mandla will be expelled - king

2013-07-06 19:20

AbaThembu King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo says there is no time for negotiations with Mandla Mandela, former president Nelson Mandela's grandson.

Mandla: Court decision a travesty of justice

2013-07-06 15:16

The Mthatha High Court's decision to grant members of the Mandela family an order to exhume the remains of former president Nelson Mandela's children is a travesty of justice, his grandson Mandla says.

Mandelas urged to resolve dispute

2013-07-05 14:36

The presidency has urged Nelson Mandela's family to solve an increasingly bitter dispute "amicably", weighing in for the first time on a feud over the ailing former president’s final resting place.


Mandela children reburial

2013-07-05 08:12
See all the pictures from the reburial of former president Nelson Mandela's children in Qunu as family members and elders  gathered at the gravesite.

See all the pictures from the reburial of former president Nelson Mandela's children in Qunu as family members and elders gathered at the gravesite.

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Mandela not in a 'vegetative' state - presidency

2013-07-04 22:54

Doctors treating former president Nelson Mandela have denied that he is in a vegetative state, the presidency says.


Mandla grave docket given to NPA

2013-07-09 21:56

A police docket containing evidence of alleged grave tampering by Nelson Mandela's grandson Mandla Mandela has been handed to prosecutors in Mthatha.


Nelson Mandela family tree

2013-07-09 09:01
Take a look at a who’s who of the Mandela family.

Take a look at a who’s who of the Mandela family.

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Mandla labels king 'delusional, unstable'

2013-07-08 09:12

Former president Nelson Mandela's grandson Mandla Mandela has reportedly laughed off a threat to remove his chieftaincy, labelling AbaThembu King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo "unstable" and "delusional".

Graça Machel keeping bedside vigil

2013-07-07 10:10

Nelson Mandela's wife Graça Machel has reportedly hardly left his bedside since his hospitalisation, providing a lone beacon of dignity as members of the family battle it out in court and in the media.

Mandela case built on a lie

2013-07-07 07:47

The rushed court decision to rebury three of Nelson Mandela’s children in Qunu was apparently based on a medical affidavit that was never written, according to a report.

Complaint against Mandela lawyers

2013-07-06 15:53

A complaint will be lodged against the Mandela family's lawyers for misleading the courts on the condition of former president Nelson Mandela's health, Mandla Mandela's lawyer says.

Uphold Madiba values: Ramokgopa

2013-07-06 13:18

African National Congress members have been urged to practice the principles of former president Nelson Mandela.

Evidence gathered for Mandla case - cops

2013-07-05 14:36

Investigators have collected "most of the evidence" in a grave tampering case involving Nelson Mandela's grandson Mandla Mandela, and will give the docket to a senior prosecutor.

Do not 'besmirch' Mandela name: Tutu

2013-07-04 23:50

Former president Nelson Mandela's family must not "besmirch" his name, Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu says.

Mandela vs Mandela: A family soap opera

2013-07-04 17:20

A feud between factions of Nelson Mandela's family has descended into soap opera farce, when his grandson, Mandla, accused relatives of adultery and milking the fame of the former president.

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