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 says social justice is about just and fair distribution of opportunities.
Celebrations to mark Nelson Mandela's centenary have not only been taking place in South Africa.
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.
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.
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.
Renowned African scholar Professor Patrick Lumumba has described late former President Nelson Mandela, as a man larger than life.
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 has provided wheelchairs to the elderly and those with physical disabilities in Mpumalanga on Monday.
It's all systems go for former US President Barack Obama to deliver the Nelson Mandela lecture in Johannesburg on Tuesday.
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 participating in the 100 kilometre Mandela Marathon are close to the 45 kilometre mark.
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.
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.
As the centenary celebrations for former statesman and world icon Nelson Mandela continue across the country.
Mandela's love for boxing is telling, from the various objects on display at his Nelson Mandela Foundation office in Houghton, North of Johannesburg.
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.
The Cabinet of South Africa met on Wednesday at the Union Buildings in Pretoria to discuss different issues affecting South Africans.
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 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.
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.
To mark Nelson Mandela's hundred years since the truggle hero was born, the "Shave To Remember" campaign was born.
The year 2018 marks former president Nelson Mandela's centenary.
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.
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, saw the performance of new classical music highlighting the unique beauty that Africa has to offer.
Organisers of the Nelson Mandela Marathon say it is all systems go for this year's race.
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 […]
The government has unveiled the programs to mark the Centenary celebrations of struggle stalwart, Albertina Sisulu and former president Nelson Mandela.
A major gala event was held to celebrate the centenary of Nelson Mandela's birth.