South Africa: Mandela Day 2012 Countdown Begins

The countdown to Nelson Mandela International Day 2012 has begun in the country.

  • South Africa:   World to Serenade Nelson Mandela

    SA Info, 19 June 2012

    The video of a special song for Nelson Mandela's 94th birthday was launched on Monday, as South Africans and the world at large were urged to honour the great man by singing the… Read more »

Mandela on stage at the 46664 Arctic concert in Tromso, Norway, in July 2005.


  • South Africa:   SA Called to Join in 94+ Projects for Madiba

    BuaNews, 15 June 2012

    Cabinet has called on all South Africans to support the 94+ Projects for Madiba campaign aimed at celebrating former President Nelson Mandela's 94th birthday and his legacy by… Read more »

  • Africa:   Dear Mandela - We Are Still Not Free

    Fahamu, 31 May 2012

    With the ANC's attempt to legalise this regime, are we making a return to apartheid or could it be just as true that for rural South Africans as well as shackdwellers, history was… Read more »

  • South Africa:   Mandela Birthday Song a Group Effort

    SA Info, 30 May 2012

    Nelson Mandela will have a pleasant surprise a month before his 94th birthday when the recording of the song, in which South Africans across the spectrum sing Happy Birthday to… Read more »

  • South Africa:   Mandela Moves to Qunu Indefinitely

    The Herald, 30 May 2012

    Former South African president Nelson Mandela was expected to move from his Johannesburg home to his native place in Qunu in the Eastern Cape yesterday. He will stay in Qunu… Read more »

  • South Africa:   Mandela Day Launched in Soweto

    BuaNews, 23 May 2012

    The 2012 Nelson Mandela International Day was today launched at the Hector Pieterson Museum in Soweto. Read more »

  • South Africa:   Mandela a True Story of Freedom

    New Vision, 5 May 2012

    At 94-years, Nelson 'Madiba' Mandela may be frail, but his legacy is one of an extra-ordinary selfless service to human race. His spirited fight for a world of freedom and racial… Read more »

  • South Africa:   Remembering Nelson Mandela's Victory

    State Department, 2 May 2012

    Nelson Mandela fought and won the battle against apartheid: Read more »


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