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.
In honour of late former statesman Nelson Mandela's commemoration, the Nelson Mandela foundation is unveiling an exhibition to celebrate his legacy.
Photographer Shaun Earl Harris is demanding R20 million in compensation from the government for the unauthorised use of the decade-old photograph he took of the late statesman, former SA president Nelson Mandela.
South Africa is going through the birth pains of a new democracy, but is likely to emerge stronger if it builds on its strengths. That’s the view of Deputy Secretary General of the United Nations Amina Mohammed, who will deliver this year’s annual Nelson Mandela Lecture at Cape Town’s International Convention Centre on Saturday. Mohammed […]
Kenyans from all walks of life want their leaders to emulate former South African President Nelson Mandela's style of leadership.