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.
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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.

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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.

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!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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.