Companies from NMB Metro pack food parcels for Mandela Day

16 July 2019, 3:23 PM
Various companies from around the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro in the Eastern Cape have packed food parcels as part of Nelson Mandela's 67 Minutes of action in Port Elizabeth.
‘Leaders who came after Mandela failed to continue his legacy’ 3 September 2019, 12:16 PM

The former prime minister of Norway who is also the former director-general in the WHO, Gro Brundtland, says leaders who came after former president Nelson Mandela failed to continue his legacy of providing universal health care. Brundtland was speaking at the Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital in Parktown, Johannesburg

Chief Mandela honours grandfather with marathon 25 August 2019, 1:45 PM

Former President Nelson Mandela's grandson, Chief Mandla Mandela, says his family appreciates the honouring of the late statesman by organising the Mandela Marathon.

Runners cross finish line in Mandela Marathon 25 August 2019, 10:43 AM

The first runners of the 2019 Mandela Marathon have made it across the finish line between Pietermaritzburg and Howick. The aim of the marathon is to pay tribute former President Nelson Mandela. 

Runners of the 2017 Mandela Marathon make their way through Edendale. photo. Jonathan Burton.
Over 20 000 runners take part in Mandela Marathon 25 August 2019, 8:52 AM

Over 20 000 runners are participating in the 2019 Mandela Marathon which is under way between Pietermaritzburg and Howick. 

Nelson Mandela Museum to be upgraded 17 August 2019, 6:45 PM

A steering committee has been established to effect a turnaround at Nelson Mandela Museum in Qunu in the Eastern Cape.

Motshekga joins Katlehong community to honour Mandela Month 27 July 2019, 11:42 AM

Minister of Basic Education Angie Motshekga joins Katlehong community in doing her 67 minutes of Mandela Day service in Katlehong Primary School to honour former statesman Nelson Mandela.

Ekurhuleni’s Palm Ridge community benefits from Mandela Day 18 July 2019, 9:31 PM

The Nelson Mandela foundations and Gauteng Department of Human Settlements honoured their 67 minutes of Mandela day at Palm Ridge where they assisted in bricklaying of community houses and a handing over ceremony of the houses.

10 years into #MandelaDay, the Foundation looks to the next 10 with new goals 18 July 2019, 9:07 PM

A decade ago when the concept of ‘ Nelson Mandela Day’ was introduced to the public, the central focus on two cities – namely Johannesburg and New York City.

DA MPs give their 67 minutes for Mandela Day 18 July 2019, 8:35 PM

The Democratic Alliance (DA) Chief Whip, John Steenhuisen on Wednesday spent his 67 minutes for Nelson Mandela Day cooking soup for the homeless with Ladles of Love.

East Rand university to answer Madiba’s call to curb poverty: Masina 18 July 2019, 5:35 PM

Ekhurhuleni Mayor Mzwandile Masina says plans are afoot for the construction of a new university on the Gauteng East Rand.

Ramaphosa visits Children’s Hospital on Mandela Day 18 July 2019, 5:12 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa has dedicated time on Mandela Day to children.

Zikalala lays a wreath at Mandela’s Capture site in Howick 18 July 2019, 3:11 PM

To mark Nelson Mandela Day, KwaZulu-Natal Premier, Sihle Zikalala has laid a wreath in honour of the late statesman at the Howick capture site, in the Midlands.

South Africans in different parts of the country celebrate Mandela Day 18 July 2019, 2:40 PM

As part of the Mandela Day initiative, the community of Danielskuil in the Northern Cape were given a free shopping experience.

Qunu residents lament living condition since Madiba’s passing 17 July 2019, 9:20 PM

Residents of the late former President Nelson Mandela's hometown, Qunu, Eastern Cape says since the death of the struggle icon in 2013, their living conditions have worsened.

WATCH: 67 Minutes Leadership Talk  17 July 2019, 9:01 AM

Constitutional Court chief justice Mogoeng Mogoeng gives a keynote at the 67 Minutes Leadership Talk  hosted by the People Matter Foundation.

Parliament’s budget vote dedicated to Nelson Mandela 17 July 2019, 6:57 AM

The NCOP Chairperson Amos Masondo has dedicated Parliament's budget vote to the late former president Nelson Mandela.

Vulnerable learners receive food packs as part of Mandela Day celebrations 15 July 2019, 4:00 PM

Durbanites have packed over 69 000 meal packs for vulnerable learners as part of this week’s Mandela Day celebrations.

12-year-old girl gets a specialised wheelchair for Mandela Month 15 July 2019, 8:04 AM

To mark Mandela Month, a faith-based Non-Governmental Organisation in the North West, has donated a specialised wheel-chair to a disabled 12-year-old girl in Madibe village in Mahikeng.

Trek4Mandela climbers revamp school in Hammanskraal 12 July 2019, 6:22 PM

Ahead of Mandela Day on Thursday, 17 climbers are preparing to conquer Kilimanjaro.

SA commemorates 56th anniversary of Lilliesleaf arrests 11 July 2019, 8:19 AM

Thursday marks the 56th anniversary of the arrest of the high command of Umkhonto Weziswe at Lillieslief Farm in Rivonia North of Johannesburg.

!Xun and Khwe communities forever grateful to Mandela 10 July 2019, 4:12 PM

The !Xun and the Khwe Community in Platfontein near Kimberley say they will never forget how Nelson Mandela changed their lives for the better.

Boikanyo Foundation to raise funds for children with congenital heart disease 4 July 2019, 5:04 PM

As Mandela Month kicks off, the Boikanyo Foundation has started and initiative to raise funds for children with congenital heart disease.

Thuli Madonsela
Madonsela to take part in this year’s Trek For Mandela expedition 1 July 2019, 8:32 PM

July 1st marks the Nelson Mandela month with various activities planned to celebrate the former statesman's legacy.

Tokyo Sexwale and other runners
Thousands participate in annual Mandela Remembrance Walk 9 December 2018, 7:12 PM

The Nelson Mandela and Albertina Sisulu centenary celebrations culminated in a Mandela Remembrance Walk and Run in Pretoria on Sunday.

Black and white image of Nelson Mandela
Citizens remember Mandela in fifth year since his death 3 December 2018, 8:49 PM

Nelson Mandela and Albertina Sisulu's centennial programmes will be rolled out through December.

Dr Nico de Klerk
Nico de Klerk completes his 130 day walk 24 November 2018, 6:17 PM

The CEO of the Streetbiz Foundation, Dr Nico de Klerk, completed his 130 day walk from Pretoria to Cape Town on Saturday.

Unveiling Nelson Mandela's statue
President Ramaphosa unveils Mandela statue at UN 24 September 2018, 2:54 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa has unveiled a Nelson Mandela statue at the United Nations (UN) in New York.

Mabulu’s latest painting on Madiba condemned 10 September 2018, 10:05 AM

The Nelson Mandela Foundation has described as deeply offensive an artwork by controversial visual artist Ayanda Mabulu associating Madiba with Nazi symbols.

N West deaf community acknowledged 27 July 2018, 5:52 PM

North West MEC for Safety, Mpho Motlhabane says the deaf community are the most important part of society and they need love and support at all times .

Parliament holds a students parliament 26 July 2018, 6:49 PM

As part of the centenary celebrations of former President Nelson Mandela and ANC stalwart Albertina Sisulu, Parliament hosted students from various Western Cape secondary schools.