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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The Mandela Blanket
South Africans called to honour Madiba’s legacy 24 April 2018, 9:09 PM

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
Lupita Nyong’o named Madiba’s Centenary Ambassador 23 April 2018, 9:13 PM

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.

Mandela Day Launch with volunteer exhibitions targeting youth 23 April 2018, 7:01 PM

The Mandela Day Launch in Constitution Hill featured a number of volunteer organisations exhibiting their work.

Obama to deliver Nelson Mandela Centenary Lecture 23 April 2018, 12:53 PM

Former US president Barack Obama will deliver the Nelson Mandela Centenary Lecture on July 18 at the Ellis Park stadium in Johannesburg.

Nelson Mandela Museam
Nelson Mandela museum preserves Madiba’s legacy 14 April 2018, 7:11 PM

The Nelson Mandela Museum in Mthatha says it is making great strides to entrench Madiba's values on global platforms.

From Qunu to President: The humble beginnings of Mandela 4 April 2018, 5:00 PM

After his birth at Mvezo Great Place, Rholihlahla Mandela as he was then known, had to move to Qunu, where he could be educated.

OBITUARY-Winnie Mandela 2 April 2018, 4:25 PM

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 […]

Mandela a good leader who respected human rights: Brown 21 March 2018, 5:31 PM

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.

#Mandela100 | Preserving Madiba’s history – The Nelson Mandela museum 16 March 2018, 6:01 PM

The Nelson Mandela Museum in Umtata is key to preserving the history of Nelson Mandela.

Russia celebrates the life of Nelson Mandela 9 March 2018, 9:14 PM

Russian delegates and African ambassadors have celebrated the life and times of struggle stalwart and international icon Nelson Mandela.

Nelson Mandela musical set to wow Paris audience 9 March 2018, 6:24 PM

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.

ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa
Ramaphosa arrives at St George’s Cathedral 11 February 2018, 10:08 AM

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.

Exhibition to mark Mandela’s 100th birthday 6 December 2017, 6:20 AM

The Nelson Mandela Foundation has unveiled an exhibition in Johannesburg to mark former President Nelson Mandela's 100th birthday next year.

[WATCH] Remembering Nelson Mandela 4 years on 5 December 2017, 6:51 PM

In honour of late former statesman Nelson Mandela's commemoration, the Nelson Mandela foundation is unveiling an exhibition to celebrate his legacy.

Lensman demands R20 million from SA Govt for Mandela picture 4 December 2017, 8:55 AM

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.

UN deputy chief urges SA to build on its strengths 23 November 2017, 8:01 AM

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 want leaders to emulate Mandela 17 July 2017, 7:12 PM

Kenyans from all walks of life want their leaders to emulate former South African President Nelson Mandela's style of leadership.