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Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela (Madiba)

Date of Birth: 18/07/1918
Place of Birth: Mveso, Transkei
Died: 05/12/2013


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Which ANC will win?

That is, we hear, why Zuma's office cancelled his trip to London for the memorial service for President Nelson Mandela on 3 March...


The political costs of Nkandla

Just how important the cost of Jacob Zuma's Nkandla homestead has become for his presidency and the elections was clear from the way it dominated a private meeting at South Africa House in London on 1 March, just before the former President Nelson Mandela's memorial service...


Frelimo picks a candidate

Graça Machel, widow of Founding President Samora Machel and then of South African President Nelson Mandela, disappointed many by refusing to put herself forward but threw her weight behind the Chissano faction, making an impassioned speech that helped expand the candidate list...


The race opens up

She also has the backing of ex-President Joaquim Chissano and Graça Machel, widow of South Africa’s Nelson Mandela and of Founding President, Samora Machel...


Zuma talks up the state

Zuma welcomed old comrades and paid special tribute to Nelson Mandela, Oliver Tambo and other ANC leaders including the former Deputy President for six months, Baleka Mbete...


Zuma fights for his job

The ANC is still the political juggernaut of Africa, with the all the kudos that attaches to the party of the late Nelson Mandela and the vanquisher of apartheid...


When the clouds cried

It was a day of the sharpest political contrasts when South Africans and the wider world celebrated the life of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela on 10 December at the FNB stadium in Soweto...

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The time of Mandela

Nelson Mandela's face appeared magisterially on a tableau draped over the front of the Elysée Palace as African leaders and European bureaucrats walked across the courtyard for the opening day of a summit in the French capital on the morning of 6 December...


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