The Cape Town City Ballet won't let the COVID-19 pandemic throw them off balance in their quest to "reach for the stars."
The UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has stressed the importance of debt alleviation for developing countries as the world prepares to recover from the effects of the coronavirus pandemic. Guterres was speaking to the Nelson Mandela Foundation's Nikiwe Bikitsha after delivering the Mandela Lecture.
Chefs from across South Africa have come together in response to Madiba's call to help those who are less fortunate.
In honour of Tata Madiba, SABC News has put together some of his inspiring quotes.
The coronavirus pandemic has brought with it considerable socio-economic challenges and it is the poorest of the poor that is facing the brunt. This has prompted the Nelson Mandela Foundation to launch an emergency relief food system in Potchefstroom in the North West, as part of commemorating Mandela Day.
International Nelson Mandela Day is the day to mark the struggle icon's birthday, but it's now the day where everyone is asked to do good for humanity in remembrance of his selfless service.
As we celebrate Mandela day on Saturday, SA Harvest and Chefs with Compassion have come together and are doing their bit by providing 67000 litres of soup to 268 000 people in cities around South Africar
The United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres says inequality is an obstacle to development, it ferments social unrest and is a threat to peace and security.
Zindzi Mandela was a friend, a sister, an activist and a mentor.
The Annual Nelson Mandela Lectures have been delivered by international leaders from different parts of the world, focusing on themes that include democracy, inequality, justice, progress and topics that the late international icon Nelson Mandela cared about. Speakers have included leaders in society, politics, religion and culture.
Miss Universe says she has felt the spirit of Nelson Mandela through the various displays of humanity in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Political parties have joined the rest of the country in paying tribute to South Africa's Ambassador to Denmark, Zindzi Mandela.
The Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation has described Zindziswa Mandela’s death as the loss of an important link between South Africa’s past and future.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has expressed sadness at the passing of South Africa’s former Ambassador to the Kingdom of Denmark, Zindziswa “Zindzi” Nobutho Mandela.
The African National Congress (ANC) has described South Africa's Ambassador to Denmark, Zindzi Mandela, as an important figure in the fight for the country's democracy.
Former president Mandela's daughter, Zindzi has died. Details of her passing will follow soon.
The Institute of Foreign Affairs at the University Johannesburg Centre for Africa-China Studies and the UJ Library are hosting a webinar to mark ten years after South Africa successfully hosted the 2010 FIFA World Cup.
A few hundred scarves and beanies have been donated to the needy in Cape Town to help them stay warm this winter.
The Department of Water and Sanitation is calling on citizens to dedicate 67 minutes during Mandela Month in taking part in the Clear Rivers Campaign.
200 scarves and beanies have been donated to the needy in Cape Town to help them stay warm this winter. The charity organisation, 67 Blankets for Nelson Mandela Day, distributes thousands of scarves in the country annually through it's Secret Scarf Mission programme.
Former President Nelson Mandela was South Africa’s first democratically elected Head of State. His five-year presidency from 1994 to 1999 was regarded as one of reconciliation by both black and white South Africans. The people’s president was revered the world over for his fight against apartheid and commitment towards liberating all South Africans. Through his […]
The Nelson Mandela Foundation has announced that the 18th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture will be delivered by the United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres on 18 July 2020.
Former president Nelson Mandela's grandson Mandla Mandela says South Africa can fight the scourge of poverty and corruption as well as achieve the vision of non-racial, non-sexist and just nation, if all citizens can emulate the world icon.
The Nelson Mandela Foundation has called on South Africans to use this day to reflect on ways to fight corruption, inequality and poverty.
The Nelson Mandela Museum in Mthatha in the Eastern Cape is hosting a two-day international Museum Summit to mark the 20th anniversary of the museum.
“A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination.”
Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng says the nation needs to inculcate a Madiba-type constitutional value system in order to deal with societal sicknesses of corruption, racism and gender-based violence.
Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng has called on South Africans to be more vocal against wrongdoing by some leaders and officials.
Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng will on deliver the Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture on Saturday 23 November 2019 at the University of Johannesburg, Soweto.
Sonwabile Ndamase is the Executive President of the South African Fashion Designers Agency, as well as the head of the Vukani Range Creations fashion house, and founder of the annual Vukani Fashion Awards.