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Mkhwebane clears David Mabuza - SowetanLIVE Sunday World 26 May 2019, 7:52 am

Mkhwebane clears David Mabuza  SowetanLIVE Sunday World

Public protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane on Friday cleared ANC deputy president David Mabuza of two complaints against him in his capacity as Mpumalanga ...

Nelson Mandela Bay teen in training to lift more medals - HeraldLIVE 26 May 2019, 5:51 am

Nelson Mandela Bay teen in training to lift more medals  HeraldLIVE

He currently holds seven national records in weightlifting, but Jayden Pretorius is not *content* with that and is aiming to add a few more to his name in June.

TTM player counts blessings after first play-offs - Citizen 26 May 2019, 5:41 am

TTM player counts blessings after first play-offs  Citizen

PORT ELIZABETH, SOUTH AFRICA - FEBRUARY 16: Mnzini Lerato of Chippa United and Patrick Meso of Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila during the Nedbank ...

May Matamela Magic follow Madiba Magic - TimesLIVE 25 May 2019, 10:00 pm

May Matamela Magic follow Madiba Magic  TimesLIVE

When the late, great former president Nelson Mandela was inaugurated 25 years ago, SA was introduced to the concept of Madiba Magic.

Malema to Ramaphosa: 'It would be a mistake not to name Mabuza as your deputy' - News24 25 May 2019, 7:52 pm

Malema to Ramaphosa: 'It would be a mistake not to name Mabuza as your deputy'  News24

EFF leader Julius Malema is of the view that President Cyril Ramaphosa would be making a mistake if he does not name David Mabuza as his deputy.

Local designers celebrate Africa Day - eNCA 25 May 2019, 7:01 pm

Local designers celebrate Africa Day  eNCA

Two fashion designers from different parts of the continent have collaborated to celebrate Africa Day.

South Africa post-apartheid photos by David Goldblatt workshop - Quartz 25 May 2019, 6:04 pm

South Africa post-apartheid photos by David Goldblatt workshop  Quartz

May 10 marked the anniversary of Nelson Mandela's iconic inaugural speech announcing the end of apartheid and the emergence of “a rainbow nation at peace ...

Uzo Aduba, Debra Lee And More Honor Nelson Mandela - Vibe 25 May 2019, 1:53 pm

Uzo Aduba, Debra Lee And More Honor Nelson Mandela  Vibe

Uzo Aduba, Debra Lee and more gathered at D.C's Mariott International hotel to honor Nelson Mandela on the 25th anniversary of South Africa's first Democratic ...

LIVE BLOG - 'A new era has dawned in our country': President Ramaphosa makes bold promises - Eyewitness News 25 May 2019, 11:01 am

LIVE BLOG - 'A new era has dawned in our country': President Ramaphosa makes bold promises  Eyewitness News

More than 30,000 people witnessed the presidential inauguration of Cyril Ramaphosa at the Loftus Rugby Stadium in Pretoria on 25 May 2019. about 8 hours ...

Inauguration: This is the moment Madiba was waiting for, says Mandla Mandela - EWN 25 May 2019, 7:22 am

Inauguration: This is the moment Madiba was waiting for, says Mandla Mandela  EWN

Late former president Nelson Mandela's grandson, Mandla, says Madiba would be proud of Ramaphosa.

South Africa trip made Mandela scholar out of Michigan's Chris Partridge - The Detroit News 24 May 2019, 10:12 pm

South Africa trip made Mandela scholar out of Michigan's Chris Partridge  The Detroit News

Since the Michigan football team returned from its annual spring trip this month, visiting Cape Town and Johannesburg in South Africa, assistant coach Chris ...

Mabuza cleared of irregular procurement of four luxury vehicles worth R5m while he was Premier - News24 24 May 2019, 4:38 pm

Mabuza cleared of irregular procurement of four luxury vehicles worth R5m while he was Premier  News24

Deputy President David Mabuza was not involved in the irregular procurement of four luxury vehicles worth R5m for his office when he was Mpumalanga ...

Nelson Mandela's bodyguard visits Bradford school - Bradford Telegraph and Argus 24 May 2019, 2:45 pm

Nelson Mandela's bodyguard visits Bradford school  Bradford Telegraph and Argus

NELSON Mandela's bodyguard, Chris Lubbe, visited Bradford Forster Academy and spent the day speaking to all the students and staff.

Keynote Speaker Nicholas Haysom at New York Law School Graduation | New York Law Journal - Law.com 24 May 2019, 2:00 pm

Keynote Speaker Nicholas Haysom at New York Law School Graduation | New York Law Journal  Law.com

Keynote speaker Nicholas Haysom Special Advisor on Sudan to the United Nations Secretary General and former chief legal and constitutional advisor in the ...

Public protector clears David Mabuza over Madiba memorial service costs complaint - TimesLIVE 24 May 2019, 1:58 pm

Public protector clears David Mabuza over Madiba memorial service costs complaint  TimesLIVE

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane on Friday cleared ANC deputy president David Mabuza of two complaints against him in his capacity as former premier of ...

Nelson Mandela University renames residences after Struggle heroes - SowetanLIVE Sunday World 24 May 2019, 1:29 pm

Nelson Mandela University renames residences after Struggle heroes  SowetanLIVE Sunday World

In an attempt to recognise, respect and honour SA's rich heritage the Nelson Mandela University will rename its eight student residences.

Tembeka Ngcukaitobi set to become a senior counsel after just eight years - TimesLIVE 24 May 2019, 12:08 pm

Tembeka Ngcukaitobi set to become a senior counsel after just eight years  TimesLIVE

Tembeka Ngcukaitobi has been recommended to be made a senior counsel just eight years after becoming an advocate.

Nelson Mandela Bay waterfront plans in play - HeraldLIVE 24 May 2019, 6:18 am

Nelson Mandela Bay waterfront plans in play  HeraldLIVE

Be it transformation initiatives, business opportunities or proposals for investments, Port of Port Elizabeth bosses launched talks to solicit views on what many ...

'It would be historic' - Siya Kolisi could out-do Nelson Mandela according to Springboks legend - RugbyPass 24 May 2019, 2:13 am

'It would be historic' - Siya Kolisi could out-do Nelson Mandela according to Springboks legend  RugbyPass

A former Springboks legend believes that if Siya Kolisi lifts the Webb Ellis Trophy aloft this year, it could be more influential than when Nelson Mandela handed ...

Rugby World Cup: Boks captain Siya Kolisi lifting cup would be bigger than Nelson Mandela's 1995 moment - Stuff.co.nz 23 May 2019, 11:15 pm

Rugby World Cup: Boks captain Siya Kolisi lifting cup would be bigger than Nelson Mandela's 1995 moment  Stuff.co.nz

Springboks great Bryan Habana believes Siya Kolisi lifting the Rugby World Cup might even out-do Nelson Mandela's influential moment at the 1995 ...

Big plans to boost Nelson Mandela Bay tourism - HeraldLIVE 23 May 2019, 1:29 pm

Big plans to boost Nelson Mandela Bay tourism  HeraldLIVE

A plan to have cruise liners dock at the Port Elizabeth harbour for longer and the establishment of a world class International Convention Centre are some of the ...

Nqaba Bhanga appeals to premier to intervene in Nelson Mandela Bay - HeraldLIVE 23 May 2019, 12:27 pm

Nqaba Bhanga appeals to premier to intervene in Nelson Mandela Bay  HeraldLIVE

The DA in the Eastern Cape has asked premier Oscar Mabuyane to intervene in the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality, saying it was failing to spend its capital ...

Baths, basins, toilets and urinals stolen during Nelson Mandela Bay robbery - HeraldLIVE 23 May 2019, 8:33 am

Baths, basins, toilets and urinals stolen during Nelson Mandela Bay robbery  HeraldLIVE

Several new hotel bathroom basins, urinals, baths and toilets were stolen during an early morning robbery at a hotel construction site in Bluewater Bay.

Inauguration at Loftus? ANC is trading gold for brass - News24 22 May 2019, 9:37 pm

Inauguration at Loftus? ANC is trading gold for brass  News24

Institutions such as the Union Building may be a painful inheritance from an ugly past, but treating them shabbily is needlessly self-destructive, writes Letepe ...

South Africa After Nelson Mandela - NYCaribNews 22 May 2019, 6:11 pm

South Africa After Nelson Mandela  NYCaribNews

The sight of Nelson Mandela alighting from prison after serving twenty-seven years will forever be etched in the memory of all those who played a part in the ...

Nelson Mandela Bay hit by four robberies in five hours - HeraldLIVE 22 May 2019, 9:02 am

Nelson Mandela Bay hit by four robberies in five hours  HeraldLIVE

Four robberies, including a guest house, occurred in Nelson Mandela Bay between Tuesday night and Wednesday morning.

Read next on IOL Nelson Mandela Bay man jailed for 16 years after spate of housebreakings - IOL 21 May 2019, 3:06 pm

Read next on IOL Nelson Mandela Bay man jailed for 16 years after spate of housebreakings  IOL

An habitual criminal who had been breaking into houses across Nelson Mandela Bay since 2011, was sentenced to an effective 16 years behind bars.

Two killed in Nelson Mandela Bay mob justice attacks - HeraldLIVE 21 May 2019, 11:23 am

Two killed in Nelson Mandela Bay mob justice attacks  HeraldLIVE

This marks the second mob justice attack in Port Elizabeth in less than 24 hours.

Temporary Nelson Mandela Bay municipal workers on strike - HeraldLIVE 21 May 2019, 9:25 am

Temporary Nelson Mandela Bay municipal workers on strike  HeraldLIVE

A group of temporary municipal workers have blocked all entry into the Nelson Mandela Bay city treasury building, Mfanasekhaya Gqobose, demanding to be ...

Fight for control of Nelson Mandela Bay - HeraldLIVE 21 May 2019, 4:18 am

Fight for control of Nelson Mandela Bay  HeraldLIVE

The Nelson Mandela Bay coalition government is facing a new crisis – a hung council that is at the mercy of opposition parties for it to properly govern the city.

Acting Nelson Mandela Bay city manager steps down - IOL 20 May 2019, 1:51 pm

Acting Nelson Mandela Bay city manager steps down  IOL

Port Elizabeth - Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality on Monday announced that Mayor Mongameli Bobani had relieved acting City Manager Peter Nielson of his ...

Mandela vs Ramaphosa: Whose list is better? - News24 20 May 2019, 7:47 am

Mandela vs Ramaphosa: Whose list is better?  News24

President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Wednesday lead an ANC caucus to the first sitting of the National Assembly that seems to be vastly different in quality than ...

Brooklyn prep school students meet Nelson Mandela's grandson - NY1 18 May 2019, 3:30 pm

Brooklyn prep school students meet Nelson Mandela's grandson  NY1

Residents at a Brooklyn prep school met Nelson Mandela's grandson.

ANC struggle stalwart Thobile Mhlahlo dies - HeraldLIVE 18 May 2019, 6:53 am

ANC struggle stalwart Thobile Mhlahlo dies  HeraldLIVE

Former MEC for safety and security, avid apartheid activist Thobile Mhlahlo has died after a short illness.

Nelson Mandela Bay ANC objects to DA ward by-election wins - HeraldLIVE 17 May 2019, 5:28 am

Nelson Mandela Bay ANC objects to DA ward by-election wins  HeraldLIVE

The ANC in Nelson Mandela Bay has complained to the Electoral Commission about two DA proportional representation (PR) councillors contesting ward ...

Ballot mix-up mars by-elections in Nelson Mandela Bay - HeraldLIVE 16 May 2019, 7:00 am

Ballot mix-up mars by-elections in Nelson Mandela Bay  HeraldLIVE

As voters slowly trickled into the voting stations to make their mark in by-elections in Nelson Mandela Bay's Ward 35 and Ward 37, the process was far from ...

DA retains wards 35 and 37 in Nelson Mandela Bay by-election - HeraldLIVE 16 May 2019, 7:00 am

DA retains wards 35 and 37 in Nelson Mandela Bay by-election  HeraldLIVE

The DA in Nelson Mandela Bay retained Ward 35 and Ward 37 in Wednesday's by-election.

One week later and some Nelson Mandela Bay residents are voting again - TimesLIVE 15 May 2019, 7:00 am

One week later and some Nelson Mandela Bay residents are voting again  TimesLIVE

Just a week after the country went to the polls on May 8, there is already another set of votes to take place.

Nelson Mandela Foundation launches new Mandela Day strategy - EWN 15 May 2019, 7:00 am

Nelson Mandela Foundation launches new Mandela Day strategy  EWN

Nelson Mandela Foundation CEO Sello Hatang said the foundation would dedicate the next decade to creating a global network that will drive social change.

Bid to boost Nelson Mandela Bay leisure tourism offering - HeraldLIVE 14 May 2019, 7:00 am

Bid to boost Nelson Mandela Bay leisure tourism offering  HeraldLIVE

With two of its latest tourism products, Nelson Mandela Bay Tourism is aiming to boost its leisure offering while positioning the city as a top adventure marine and ...

ACDP, ANC, DA, PA and SRWP contest Nelson Mandela Bay Metro by-elections - IOL 14 May 2019, 7:00 am

ACDP, ANC, DA, PA and SRWP contest Nelson Mandela Bay Metro by-elections  IOL

Ten candidates from five political parties are contesting by-elections in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro in the Eastern Cape, the IEC said.

How Nelson Mandela Bent History | by Mark Suzman - Project Syndicate 14 May 2019, 7:00 am

How Nelson Mandela Bent History | by Mark Suzman  Project Syndicate

Twenty-five years after his election, and nearly 101 years after his birth, Nelson Mandela is remembered as a statesman, a liberator, an icon, and a secular saint.

‘I don’t have regrets’: Naomi Campbell on 33 years in fashion - South China Morning Post 13 May 2019, 11:15 am

‘I don’t have regrets’: Naomi Campbell on 33 years in fashion  South China Morning Post

British supermodel recalls the support Linda Evangelista and Christy Turlington gave her when she started modelling aged 16 with a show for Karl Lagerfeld, ...

Gilmore: Nelson Mandela Elementary helps all involved reach 'pinnacle' - Omaha World-Herald 13 May 2019, 7:00 am

Gilmore: Nelson Mandela Elementary helps all involved reach 'pinnacle'  Omaha World-Herald

When the school started four years ago, there was just kindergarten and first grade. Now the school goes up to the fourth grade and will add fifth grade in the.

Fraud charges in Nelson Mandela memorial scandal case withdrawn - IOL 13 May 2019, 7:00 am

Fraud charges in Nelson Mandela memorial scandal case withdrawn  IOL

Port Elizabeth - Hundreds of jubilant ANC supporters gathered and sang outside the East London Magistrate's Court on Monday where fraud charges against an ...

Leadership In South Africa After Nelson Mandela - WAMU 88.5 13 May 2019, 7:00 am

Leadership In South Africa After Nelson Mandela  WAMU 88.5

Recent election results show Mandela's party, the African National Congress, has decreased in political power.

By-elections to take place in Nelson Mandela Bay northern areas - Citizen 13 May 2019, 7:00 am

By-elections to take place in Nelson Mandela Bay northern areas  Citizen

The parties contesting in Wednesday's by-elections are the ANC, DA, ACDP, PA, and newcomer SRWP. By-elections are set to take place this week in Nelson ...

Two more killed in suspected Nelson Mandela Bay hit murders - HeraldLIVE 13 May 2019, 7:00 am

Two more killed in suspected Nelson Mandela Bay hit murders  HeraldLIVE

Two people were killed in separate suspected hit murders inside their homes over the weekend.

'Childish' Mandela offspring must get matric, not talk out of turn: Mandla - TimesLIVE 12 May 2019, 7:00 am

'Childish' Mandela offspring must get matric, not talk out of turn: Mandla  TimesLIVE

Nelson Mandela's grandson, Mandla Mandela, has apologised to AbaThembu acting king Azenathi Dalindyebo and his family after Madiba's great grandson, ...

Nelson Mandela Foundation: Overall integrity of elections was secure - EWN 11 May 2019, 9:40 am

Nelson Mandela Foundation: Overall integrity of elections was secure  EWN

The foundation, which had been acting as an observer, had 40 people on the ground overseeing the process.

NPA expresses dismay as Nelson Mandela funeral fraud case is withdrawn - Business Day 11 May 2019, 7:00 am

NPA expresses dismay as Nelson Mandela funeral fraud case is withdrawn  Business Day

National director of public prosecutions Shamila Batohi has expressed serious concern over the withdrawal of the case against controversial Eastern Cape ANC ...

It’s been 25 years since Nelson Mandela took office - TRT World 10 May 2019, 7:00 am

It’s been 25 years since Nelson Mandela took office  TRT World

On May 10, 1994, Nelson Mandela, became the first black president of South Africa after decades of systemic oppression against black South Africans.

One of Nelson Mandela’s first sketches sells for $90,000 - Financial Times 10 May 2019, 7:00 am

One of Nelson Mandela’s first sketches sells for $90,000  Financial Times

One of the first sketches made by Nelson Mandela (1918-2013), recalling the former South Africa president's 27 years of imprisonment, was among the ...

What the results say of Nelson Mandela Bay vote - HeraldLIVE 10 May 2019, 7:00 am

What the results say of Nelson Mandela Bay vote  HeraldLIVE

Although not enough to propel it to a clear majority support, the ANC remained in the lead, hovering around 46% for much of Thursday.

Water disruptions in parts of Nelson Mandela Bay - HeraldLIVE 10 May 2019, 7:00 am

Water disruptions in parts of Nelson Mandela Bay  HeraldLIVE

Parts of Nelson Mandela Bay could experience water supply disruptions on Sunday after the Municipality recently had a burst pipe at the Coegakop potable ...

Today In History, May 10: Nelson Mandela | News - Omaha World-Herald 10 May 2019, 7:00 am

Today In History, May 10: Nelson Mandela | News  Omaha World-Herald

In 1869, a golden spike was driven in Promontory, Utah, marking the completion of the first transcontinental railroad in the United States. AP ...

ANC in the lead in Nelson Mandela Bay with 60% votes captured - HeraldLIVE 9 May 2019, 7:00 am

ANC in the lead in Nelson Mandela Bay with 60% votes captured  HeraldLIVE

Provisional results in Nelson Mandela Bay have placed the ANC in the lead, with 60% of the ballots captured by midday. The ANC has received about 63 206 ...

Nelson Mandela Sketch Sells at Auction, and Frieze Brings Major Sales - Hyperallergic 9 May 2019, 7:00 am

Nelson Mandela Sketch Sells at Auction, and Frieze Brings Major Sales  Hyperallergic

Plus, the Getty acquires ancient engraved gems, and the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation acquires a rare map. Deena ElGenaidiMay 9, 2019 · Facebook ...

Mongameli Bobani praises 'disciplined' Nelson Mandela Bay voters - TimesLIVE 8 May 2019, 7:00 am

Mongameli Bobani praises 'disciplined' Nelson Mandela Bay voters  TimesLIVE

Wearing a UDM flag draped over his shoulders, Nelson Mandela Bay mayor Mongameli Bobani strutted into the KwaMagxaki community hall to cast his vote on ...

Voting off to a smooth start in Nelson Mandela Bay - HeraldLIVE 8 May 2019, 7:00 am

Voting off to a smooth start in Nelson Mandela Bay  HeraldLIVE

Hundreds of Nelson Mandela Bay residents braved the cold, chilly weather on Wednesday to cast their vote in the 2019 National Elections, with minor glitches ...

First day of special voting proceeds smoothly in Nelson Mandela Bay - HeraldLIVE 7 May 2019, 7:00 am

First day of special voting proceeds smoothly in Nelson Mandela Bay  HeraldLIVE

The IEC said the Eastern Cape had the highest number of home-visit special vote applications for the national and provincial elections.

Michigan Football Visited Nelson Mandela’s Prison Cell During South Africa Trip - The Spun 7 May 2019, 7:00 am

Michigan Football Visited Nelson Mandela’s Prison Cell During South Africa Trip  The Spun

One of the more flashy aspects of Jim Harbaugh's tenure at Michigan has been the trips the football program takes every spring. This year, the Wolverines made ...

The New Royal Baby and Nelson Mandela: Answering 'the Call to Be Selfless' - Christianheadlines.com 7 May 2019, 7:00 am

The New Royal Baby and Nelson Mandela: Answering 'the Call to Be Selfless'  Christianheadlines.com

Great Britain has a new royal baby, and the world has a new celebrity. Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, went into labor yesterday, delivering her first child, a boy.

Yes, Nelson Mandela Bay coalition is not effective – EC ANC - Citizen 7 May 2019, 7:00 am

Yes, Nelson Mandela Bay coalition is not effective – EC ANC  Citizen

Nelson Mandela Bay Executive Mayor Mongameli Bobani (in red shirt) addressing protesting residents from Asinavalo informal settlement in Ikamvelihle, ...

Michigan football visits Nelson Mandela’s prison cell - Maize n Brew 6 May 2019, 7:00 am

Michigan football visits Nelson Mandela’s prison cell  Maize n Brew

The Michigan football visited a historic prison on Sunday.

Struggling South Africans lose faith in Nelson Mandela’s legacy - The Guardian 5 May 2019, 7:00 am

Struggling South Africans lose faith in Nelson Mandela’s legacy  The Guardian

Crime is high and the economy is getting worse. After 25 years of ANC rule, Cyril Ramaphosa's party will be re-elected this week – but it faces a moral crisis.

U-M football team visits prison where Mandela spent 18 years - WXYZ 5 May 2019, 7:00 am

U-M football team visits prison where Mandela spent 18 years  WXYZ

Michigan's football team visited Robben Island Sunday, where former President Nelson Mandela spent 18 of his 27 years in prison.

FW de Klerk interview: Nelson Mandela and I wanted equality but our legacy has been betrayed - The Times 5 May 2019, 7:00 am

FW de Klerk interview: Nelson Mandela and I wanted equality but our legacy has been betrayed  The Times

Tuesday, May 10, 1994, 25 years ago this week, was a clear early-winter's day in Pretoria where world dignitaries had gathered to witness one of the most ...

Two die in separate Nelson Mandela Bay home fires - HeraldLIVE 5 May 2019, 7:00 am

Two die in separate Nelson Mandela Bay home fires  HeraldLIVE

A 22-year-old woman was killed when the house she was looking after caught alight at about 1am on Sunday morning.

Mixed signals over Nelson Mandela Bay acting manager Peter Neilson - HeraldLIVE 5 May 2019, 7:00 am

Mixed signals over Nelson Mandela Bay acting manager Peter Neilson  HeraldLIVE

Peter Neilson will remain Nelson Mandela Bay's acting municipal manager until the next council meeting.

Three killed in Nelson Mandela Bay on Saturday - HeraldLIVE 5 May 2019, 7:00 am

Three killed in Nelson Mandela Bay on Saturday  HeraldLIVE

Three people were killed in suspected hit murders in Kwazakhele on Saturday.

Nelson Mandela Bay great white shark cage-diving on track, says operator - HeraldLIVE 3 May 2019, 7:00 am

Nelson Mandela Bay great white shark cage-diving on track, says operator  HeraldLIVE

Great white shark cage-diving is on the cards for Nelson Mandela Bay – with red tape now the only thing standing in the way of the first dive. That was the word ...

Nelson Mandela Bay wood workers empowered through BEE - HeraldLIVE 3 May 2019, 7:00 am

Nelson Mandela Bay wood workers empowered through BEE  HeraldLIVE

But for the business itself, being elevated to B-BBEE level 2 status has done little to increase turnover.

Prison drawing by #NelsonMandela sells for R1,6m in New York - IOL 3 May 2019, 7:00 am

Prison drawing by #NelsonMandela sells for R1,6m in New York  IOL

A drawing by Nelson Mandela of the door of his prison cell on Robben Island - where he was held for 18 years - sold in New ...

Buy a classic Guardian photograph: Nelson Mandela in Scotland, 1997 - The Guardian 3 May 2019, 7:00 am

Buy a classic Guardian photograph: Nelson Mandela in Scotland, 1997  The Guardian

In the latest of our Guardian Print Shop series we have an image of Nelson Mandela glimpsed through a train window as he was heading to St Andrews for ...

It’s Judgment Day for Nelson Mandela’s ‘heir’ - Toronto Star 3 May 2019, 7:00 am

It’s Judgment Day for Nelson Mandela’s ‘heir’  Toronto Star

Cyril Ramaphosa is likely to keep the ANC in power when South Africa goes to the polls on Wednesday. But two decades of party corruption and scandal have ...

Photos: 25 years later: Nelson Mandela elected South Africa's first Black president - The Philadelphia Tribune 2 May 2019, 7:00 am

Photos: 25 years later: Nelson Mandela elected South Africa's first Black president  The Philadelphia Tribune

Nelson Mandela was elected the first Black president of South Africa on May 2, 1994.

Hard times for workers as Nelson Mandela Bay firms battle to stay open in economic slump - HeraldLIVE 2 May 2019, 7:00 am

Hard times for workers as Nelson Mandela Bay firms battle to stay open in economic slump  HeraldLIVE

South Africa is bleeding jobs and Nelson Mandela Bay is not exempt, with hundreds of workers laid off as companies battle to keep their doors open.

How CBS News covered Nelson Mandela's 1994 presidential victory - CBS News 2 May 2019, 7:00 am

How CBS News covered Nelson Mandela's 1994 presidential victory  CBS News

Nelson Mandela won a landslide victory in South African's first election open to all citizens 25 years ago, marking the official end of brutal racist system of ...

PM: Nelson Mandela an inspiration to all - Loop News Barbados 1 May 2019, 7:00 am

PM: Nelson Mandela an inspiration to all  Loop News Barbados

Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley has described the late South African President, Nelson Mandela, as an inspiration to the world, especially as an example of ...

Hawks resume Nelson Mandela Bay IPTS probe - HeraldLIVE 1 May 2019, 7:00 am

Hawks resume Nelson Mandela Bay IPTS probe  HeraldLIVE

Hawks investigators are back in Nelson Mandela Bay for the Integrated Public Transport System (IPTS) investigation, interviewing officials in the city treasury ...

meet the dior cruise collaborator who dressed nelson mandela - i-D 1 May 2019, 7:00 am

meet the dior cruise collaborator who dressed nelson mandela  i-D

100% Made in Africa pioneer Pathé Ouédraogo, aka Pathé'O, talks us through his sartorial tribute to Nelson Mandela for Dior Cruise 2020 and tells us why ...

DA seeks to claim Nelson Mandela mantle - SowetanLIVE Sunday World 1 May 2019, 7:00 am

DA seeks to claim Nelson Mandela mantle  SowetanLIVE Sunday World

In the busy centre of Johannesburg on one short stretch of pavement, men search through a dumpster, women sell wigs — and South Africa's main opposition ...

Old SA flag a symbol of black oppression, court hears - EWN 1 May 2019, 1:08 am

Old SA flag a symbol of black oppression, court hears  EWN

The Nelson Mandela Foundation said that publicly displaying the apartheid flag represented decades of the dehumanisation of black people. Advocate ...

Gandhi and Mandela cannot be role-models for Israel - Arutz Sheva 30 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

Gandhi and Mandela cannot be role-models for Israel  Arutz Sheva

Leaders such as Yitzhak Rabin and Pope Francis followed in the footsteps of Gandhi and Mandela, expecting dialogue to win over Islamic hearts and yield ...

'I preferred it to the back of a police van' – Nelson Mandela, and the history of South Africa's most luxurious train - The Telegraph 30 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

'I preferred it to the back of a police van' – Nelson Mandela, and the history of South Africa's most luxurious train  The Telegraph

There are many ways in which you can travel between the seat of government in South Africa, Pretoria, and the city regarded as the country's loveliest, Cape ...

Nelson Mandela Foundation wants the display of the apartheid flag in private homes declared unlawful - News24 30 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

Nelson Mandela Foundation wants the display of the apartheid flag in private homes declared unlawful  News24

The apartheid-era flag is the most visible symbol of white supremacy which was degrading and dehumanising to black people," the Nelson Mandela Foundation ...

Barack Obama, Hollywood Celebs And Youth Celebrate Nelson Mandela's Legacy - Essence 30 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

Barack Obama, Hollywood Celebs And Youth Celebrate Nelson Mandela's Legacy  Essence

Former President Barack Obama, Hollywood celebs, youth and advocates from around the world gathered in the nation's capital recently to celebrate the life and ...

Parties in big election push throughout Nelson Mandela Bay - HeraldLIVE 29 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

Parties in big election push throughout Nelson Mandela Bay  HeraldLIVE

With only nine days to go before South Africans go to the polls in the sixth democratic elections, political parties were out in full swing in Nelson Mandela Bay at ...

Barack Obama Celebrates "Young at Heart" Nelson Mandela on 100th Birthday - Hollywood Reporter 29 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

Barack Obama Celebrates "Young at Heart" Nelson Mandela on 100th Birthday  Hollywood Reporter

While guests at Saturday night's White House Correspondents' Dinner may have struggled to find someone to take their plus-one invites, across town at the ...

This sketch by Nelson Mandela could fetch over R1 million at auction - BusinessTech 29 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

This sketch by Nelson Mandela could fetch over R1 million at auction  BusinessTech

A wax pastel crayon sketch of Nelson Mandela's cell door on Robben Island is set to be auctioned this week.

Water shutdown in parts of Nelson Mandela Bay - HeraldLIVE 29 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

Water shutdown in parts of Nelson Mandela Bay  HeraldLIVE

Parts of Nelson Mandela Bay will be without water on Tuesday, the municipality has announced. The shutdown, in the Parsons Ridge area, will allow Re-Solve ...

Royal house wants DA to stop using Mandela's name in election campaign - TimesLIVE 29 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

Royal house wants DA to stop using Mandela's name in election campaign  TimesLIVE

The Mandela royal house has asked the DA to desist from using former president Nelson Mandela's name while electioneering. In a scathing statement on ...

R4m financial hole threatens Nelson Mandela Bay bus system - HeraldLIVE 29 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

R4m financial hole threatens Nelson Mandela Bay bus system  HeraldLIVE

More than R4m meant for salaries of staff running Nelson Mandela Bay's only operational IPTS bus route was not paid over to them, threatening the financial ...

EDITORIAL | More wheels coming off Nelson Mandela Bay bus system - HeraldLIVE 29 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

EDITORIAL | More wheels coming off Nelson Mandela Bay bus system  HeraldLIVE

Here we go again. Yet another story about money meant for Nelson Mandela Bay's bus system tangled up in an ugly mess, threatening to halt the *service*.

Obama: I change my mind all the time based on facts - CNN 28 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

Obama: I change my mind all the time based on facts  CNN

Former President Barack Obama participated in a discussion at the Museum of African American History and Culture in celebration of Nelson Mandela's ...

Why anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela was once labelled a terrorist - Global News 27 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

Why anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela was once labelled a terrorist  Global News

Nelson Mandela was on the U.S. terror watchlist until long after he was set free to run for president in post-apartheid South Africa.

Red flags over Nelson Mandela Bay fish farm plans - HeraldLIVE 27 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

Red flags over Nelson Mandela Bay fish farm plans  HeraldLIVE

Establishing a fish farm in Algoa Bay has raised red flags over the risk of shark attacks and the damage to important tourism and watersport enterprises after an ...

Shivambu calls Bobani Nelson Mandela Bay's 'caretaker mayor' - IOL 26 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

Shivambu calls Bobani Nelson Mandela Bay's 'caretaker mayor'  IOL

EFF deputy president Floyd Shivambu referred to Nelson Mandela Bay executive Mayor Mongameli Bobani as a "caretaker mayor".

La Grange: Meeting Nelson Mandela set off a metamorphosis in my life - EWN 26 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

La Grange: Meeting Nelson Mandela set off a metamorphosis in my life  EWN

Zelda la Grange worked as Nelson Mandela's personal aide for 19 years. She started working for the former president shortly after the 1994 elections.

Nelson Mandela Bio


President of South Africa, anti-apartheid activist

July 18, 1918, (100 years old)

December 05, 2013

Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela

http://www.nelsonmandela.org/

Nelson Mandela
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