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.
Former President Nelson Mandela's widow Graca Machel has called on South Africans to honour Madiba's legacy by making a difference in their communities no matter how small or big.
Lupita Nyong'o's success in Hollywood may well be the story of many African children who sometimes fear that their dream are too big and their abilities too limited.
The Mandela Day Launch in Constitution Hill featured a number of volunteer organisations exhibiting their work.
Former US president Barack Obama will deliver the Nelson Mandela Centenary Lecture on July 18 at the Ellis Park stadium in Johannesburg.
The Nelson Mandela Museum in Mthatha says it is making great strides to entrench Madiba's values on global platforms.
After his birth at Mvezo Great Place, Rholihlahla Mandela as he was then known, had to move to Qunu, where he could be educated.
Hailed as mother of the ‘new’ South Africa, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s legacy as an anti-apartheid heroine was undone when she was revealed to be a ruthless ideologue prepared to sacrifice laws and lives in pursuit of revolution and redress. Her uncompromising methods and refusal to forgive contrasted sharply with the reconciliation espoused by her husband Nelson […]
An American activist on freedom of religion Ed Brown says former President Nelson Mandela was a good example of a leader who promoted and respected human rights.
The Nelson Mandela Museum in Umtata is key to preserving the history of Nelson Mandela.
Russian delegates and African ambassadors have celebrated the life and times of struggle stalwart and international icon Nelson Mandela.
As the world prepares to mark the centenary of Nelson Mandela's birth, a musical celebrating the founder of modern South Africa will soon begin performances in Paris.
African National Congress president Cyril Ramaphosa has arrived at the St George's Cathedral in Cape Town as part of activities to mark the 28th anniversary of former president Nelson Mandela's release from prison.
The Nelson Mandela Foundation has unveiled an exhibition in Johannesburg to mark former President Nelson Mandela's 100th birthday next year.