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Mandela: A pan-African hero

<i>Statement of AU Commission Chairperson Dr Dlamini-Zuma at the AU memorial service in honour of Nelson Mandela, 8 December, Addis Ababa.</i><p>"Nelson …

Africa

Memories of Mandela: Archbishop Desmond Tutu

On 9 December 2013, Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu addressed media and honoured Madiba at a special tribute ceremony hosted at the Nelson Mandela …

South Africa

Commemorating Madiba’s public legacy in education

On the same day that the nation and the world were celebrating the life of Madiba in Soweto on Tuesday, 10 December, 2013, principals, teachers, …

Education

Elinor Sisulu and Rev Jesse Jackson remember: gallery

12 December 2013<p>On 11 December 2013, Brand SA and the Nelson Mandela Foundation hosted a special tribute event at the Centre of Memory in Houghton, …

Nelson Mandela

Dalai Lama expresses condolences on the passing of Nelson Mandela – Nelson Mandela Foundation

In a letter to the family of Nelson Mandela, His Holiness the Dalai Lama expressed his deep sadness on learning of the passing away of Nelson …

South Africa

Sustainability leaders can learn valuable lessons from Nelson Mandela

The past few days has offered an inspirational series of articles and blogs about Nelson Mandela. His life was certainly worthy of reflection.<p>Of all the words offered in his memory, those perhaps most essential to remember are those that are most likely to be forgotten. Before he was an …

Sustainability

South Africans Say Goodbye To Mandela In Pretoria

Nelson Mandela is lying in state for a second day in South Africa's capital, Pretoria. It's a chance for one last glimpse of the country's most beloved leader. The remote location of Sunday's burial — far away in Mandela's home province — means that for most, filing past his casket is their final …

South Africa

Mandela Interpreter Says He Nearly Had a Violent Breakdown Three Feet from Obama

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The sign language interpreter accused of faking his way through translations of speeches during the …

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Mandela’s Complicated Legacy: Who Profits from Mandela’s Brand?

Mandela’s name has been linked to everything from groups like “Bikers for Mandela” to a collection of fine wines, and members of his extended family …

Mandela's jail warden tells how a man he saw as a terrorist became a 'brother'

Jack Swart met the key figures who defined the apartheid era and cooked for Mandela during his final years in prison<p>In a worn album he keeps in a dark wooden cabinet, Jack Swart, a former prison warden, has photos of himself shaking hands with two men who defined modern South Africa. In one is …

“Stretched resources” blamed for all hell breaking loose at the National Zoo

Three deaths, two escapes and other recent incidents raise concerns<p>Something's off at the National Zoo.<p>You'll recall how, in November, a zebra attacked a zookeeper, who was sent, bleeding but conscious, to the emergency room. Later that day, it was discovered that an endangered gazelle, apparently …

Mandela family's first statement

JOHANNESBURG — In their first statement since his death, Nelson Mandela's family says they've "lost a great man, a son of the soil."<p>Lt. Gen. Temba Templeton Matanzima, a spokesman for the Mandela family, read the statement to journalists Saturday in Johannesburg.<p>The statement said: "The pillar of …

Mandela: The Miracle Maker

The extraordinary life of the man who liberated South Africa—and then kept the country from falling apart.<p>Nelson Mandela, who died December 5, …

Redirecting...

“The Kelpies,” Andy Scott’s Massive Horse Sculpture

Just days ago, construction wrapped up on <i>The Kelpies</i>, the latest work by Scottish sculptor Andy Scott.<p>The massive steel sculpture of two iconic …

Draft Horses

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Talk Radio After Mandela's Death

A South African talk-show host reflects on his surreal day covering the passing of the anti-apartheid leader.<p>JOHANNESBURG — “Wake up! It’s happened! Put on some work clothes, and go to your studios to start planning now before the official announcement!”<p>That was the message at the other end of the …