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.
Mike Masutha
Nelson Mandela rules for prisoners launched in Paarl 24 July 2018, 5:56 PM

Justice and Correctional Services minister, Mike Masutha, says implementing the Nelson Mandela Rules for the treatment of prisoners will encourage the humane treatment of inmates the world over.

Former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela
Social justice is about fair distribution of opportunities: Madonsela 20 July 2018, 5:38 AM

Former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela says social justice is about just and fair distribution of opportunities.

Nelson Mandela Day celebrated in Brussels 18 July 2018, 7:30 PM

Celebrations to mark Nelson Mandela's centenary have not only been taking place in South Africa.

De Klerk calls for an end to racial divisions 18 July 2018, 4:56 PM

Former President F.W de Klerk has called for an end to racial divisions in the country, saying South Africans should reflect on Madiba's memory as a guideline to defeating racism.

Msimanga, staff involved in social activities to mark Mandela Day 18 July 2018, 4:25 PM

Tshwane Executive Mayor Solly Msimanga together with his staff have spent the International Mandela Day involved in various social activities including cleaning open spaces in and around the capital.

Pres Barack Obama delivers Nelson Mandela lecture 17 July 2018, 10:11 PM

Former US President Barack Obama has said in his Nelson Mandela Lecture that Madiba's focus on human rights remains a key lesson for the world.

Mandela was a man of great stature: Professor Lumumba 17 July 2018, 9:07 PM

Renowned African scholar Professor Patrick Lumumba has described late former President Nelson Mandela, as a man larger than life.

Madiba would have been proud of Audit Amendment Bill 17 July 2018, 4:06 PM

African National Congress (ANC) Chief Whip Jackson Mthembu says one of the important milestones in Parliament to honour Madiba's 100th birthday is the recent passing of two ground breaking pieces of legislation.

Cosatu distributes food parcels in Mpumalanga 16 July 2018, 8:14 PM

Cosatu has provided wheelchairs to the elderly and those with physical disabilities in Mpumalanga on Monday.

All systems go for Nelson Mandela lecture 16 July 2018, 7:48 PM

It's all systems go for former US President Barack Obama to deliver the Nelson Mandela lecture in Johannesburg on Tuesday.

Robben Island Museum keeps Madiba’s legacy alive 16 July 2018, 6:03 PM

Robben Island Museum authorities says keeping a clean and safe environment is one of world heritage site's priorities, but doing so in the name of Madiba is a bonus.

Athletes in Mandela Marathon close to the 45 km mark 15 July 2018, 3:17 PM

Athletes participating in the 100 kilometre Mandela Marathon are close to the 45 kilometre mark.

Ramaphosa urges SA citizens to emulate the legacy of Mandela 13 July 2018, 9:51 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa urges South Africans to emulate the legacy of the late and former President Nelson Mandela by making a meaningful and lasting difference in their communities.

SA launches notes and coins for 100th anniversary of Mandela’s birth 13 July 2018, 3:41 PM

South Africa on Friday launched a set of limited edition bank notes and gold coins to mark the 100th anniversary on July 18 of the birth of Nelson Mandela.

Elderly citizens treated to a special outing in PE 11 July 2018, 8:35 PM

As the centenary celebrations for former statesman and world icon Nelson Mandela continue across the country.

Madiba’s admiration for boxing, Muhammad Ali 11 July 2018, 5:43 PM

Mandela's love for boxing is telling, from the various objects on display at his Nelson Mandela Foundation office in Houghton, North of Johannesburg.

Obama to deliver 16th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture 6 July 2018, 4:31 PM

The Inter-Ministerial Committee responsible for the centenary celebrations of the two struggle icons, Nelson Mandela and African National Congress Women’s League Stalwart Mama Albertina Sisulu says everything is ready for the events.

Sactwu, Mandela Foundation to launch Mandela t-shirt 5 July 2018, 9:08 PM

The Cabinet of South Africa met on Wednesday at the Union Buildings in Pretoria to discuss different issues affecting South Africans.

Mandela’s christening: link between church and ANC 5 July 2018, 5:53 PM

As we celebrate former President Nelson Mandela’s centenary, we discover that there is a possible link between the church he was christened in and the liberation movement he later led.

Mauritania names street in capital after Mandela 2 July 2018, 8:11 PM

Mauritania and the African Union will mark the centenary of South Africa's former late President Nelson Mandela by naming a street in the capital Noukchatt in his  honour.

Former President Nelson Mandela
Mauritanian street to be named after Mandela 2 July 2018, 8:09 AM

The centenary of the birth of South Africa's former president Nelson Mandela will be marked at the African Union Heads of State summit in Mauritania on Monday.

Madiba remembered for his famous cut 30 June 2018, 9:20 PM

To mark Nelson Mandela's hundred years since the truggle hero was born, the "Shave To Remember" campaign was born.

Public urged to buy Mandela centenary T-shirts 20 June 2018, 3:04 PM

The year 2018 marks former president Nelson Mandela's centenary.

Win Tickets to the Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture delivered by Barack Obama 12 June 2018, 2:39 PM

SABC News , in partnership with the Nelson Mandela Foundation,  is giving away tickets to the Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture delivered by former U.S President Barack Obama.

Mokonyane hails Mandela for his selflessness 29 May 2018, 7:49 AM

Tuesday marks 50 day countdown to the Nelson Mandela centenary celebration. This is a countdown to July 18, when the late, former President would have turned a hundred, with the #100LiveHisLegacy being encouraged on social media.

Africa Re-imagined, a tribute to Nelson Mandela 26 May 2018, 8:49 PM

Africa Re-imagined, a tribute to Nelson Mandela, saw the performance of new classical music highlighting the unique beauty that Africa has to offer.

18 000 athletes expected in Nelson Mandela Marathon 15 May 2018, 9:33 PM

Organisers of the Nelson Mandela Marathon say it is all systems go for this year's race.

Beyond Mandela: comrades take spotlight in Cannes documentary 14 May 2018, 9:18 PM

Half a century after the historic trial at which Nelson Mandela escaped the gallows, one of his fellow former prisoners walked the Cannes red carpet Monday for the premiere of a documentary about those with him in the dock. Andrew Mlangeni is one of the last surviving defendants of the 1963-1964 Rivonia trial of Mandela […]

Programs to mark centenary celebrations of Sisulu, Mandela unveil 8 May 2018, 6:30 PM

The government has unveiled the programs to mark the Centenary celebrations of struggle stalwart, Albertina Sisulu and former president Nelson Mandela.

Mandela’s centenary birth celebrated in London 25 April 2018, 8:27 PM

A major gala event was held to celebrate the centenary of Nelson Mandela's birth.