Mandela Grandson's Chieftancy Threatened


The family feud amongst the Mandela clan in Mvezo has escalated with the AbaThembu King threatening to expel Nelson Mandela's grandson, Mandla, as the chief of Mvezo.

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The AbaThembu king has threatened to expel Nelson Mandela's grandson, Mandla, as the chief of Mvezo. see more »

  • South Africa:  Abathembu King On His Way Out - Brother

    South African Press Association, 8 July 2013

    AbaThembu King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo who on Sunday called for Nelson Mandela's grandson Mandla to be deposed as chief of Mvezo, may not be a ruler for much longer himself, ... read more »

  • South Africa:  Do Not 'Besmirch' Mandela Name - Tutu

    South African Press Association, 5 July 2013

    Former president Nelson Mandela's family must not "besmirch" his name, Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu said on Thursday. read more »

  • South Africa:  Mandla Case to Prosecutor Next Week

    South African Press Association, 5 July 2013

    Investigators have collected "most of the evidence" in a grave tampering case involving Nelson Mandela's grandson Mandla Mandela, and will give the docket to a senior prosecutor, ... read more »

  • South Africa:  Makaziwe Denies Scramble for Financial Gain

    South African Press Association, 5 July 2013

    Former president Nelson Mandela's eldest daughter has denied that the family is scrambling for the financial benefits of her father's legacy. read more »

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  • Mandela Family Row

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    4 July 2013

    South Africa is reeling as a result of the Mandela family feud which continues through the media. Congress of Traditional Leaders president Phathekile ... see more »

  • South Africa:  Mandela Grandson Scolds Family

    South African Press Association, 5 July 2013

    Nelson Mandela's grandson launched a scathing attack on his family on Thursday after the Eastern Cape High Court ordered him to give up the bones of his father and two other ... read more »

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  • South Africa:  Tests Confirm Identities of Mandela Children

    South African Press Association, 4 July 2013

    Forensic tests have confirmed that the graves exhumed in Mvezo contained the remains of former president Nelson Mandela's children, the Eastern Cape Health department said on ... read more »

  • South Africa:  Mandela Children's Remains to Be Tested

    South African Press Association, 3 July 2013

    The remains of three of former president Nelson Mandela's children will undergo forensic tests before being taken to Qunu on Thursday, Eastern Cape police said on Wednesday. read more »

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  • South Africa:  Law Not On Mandla's Side - Expert

    South African Press Association, 3 July 2013

    Customary and common law favours the greater Mandela family in their legal battle with Mandla Mandela, a constitutional law expert said on Wednesday. read more »

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  • South Africa:  Mandela Grandson Loses Graves Court Battle

    South African Press Association, 3 July 2013

    The remains of former president Nelson Mandela's children must be returned to Qunu for reburial, the Eastern Cape High Court ruled on Wednesday. read more »

  • South Africa:  Grandson Wants to Decide Where Madiba is Buried

    South African Press Association, 3 July 2013

    Nelson Mandela's grandson, Mandla, was expected to tell a court on Wednesday that he had a cultural right to decide where the former statesman is buried. read more »

  • South Africa:  Mandela vs. Mandela - Soap Opera Morphs Into Theatre of the Absurd

    Daily Maverick, 3 July 2013

    Mandla Mandela has become the veritable JR Ewing of the Mandela family - the protagonist around whom the plot pivots, the villain who turns family fights into epic battles and the ... read more »

  • South Africa:  Police Probe Mandela Grandson

    Deutsche Welle, 2 July 2013

    South African police have opened a case against Nelson Mandela's grandson. Relatives believe Mandla Mandela moved the remains of several family members to a different grave site ... read more »

  • South Africa:  Mandela Graves Legal Spat Open to Public

    South African Press Association, 2 July 2013

    The legal battle about the Mandela family gravesite will now be open to the public, including the media, Eastern Cape high court judge Lusindiso Pakade ruled in Mthatha on Tuesday. read more »

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  • Mandela Feud Intensifies

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    Publication Date:
    1 July 2013

    The burial feud that has got members of the Mandela family at each other's throats, looks set to intensify. Nelson Mandela's grandson, Mandla, has ... see more »

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  • South Africa:  Mandela Family Argues Over Burial Site - Report

    South African Press Association, 26 June 2013

    Newspapers in Gauteng reported on Wednesday that former president Nelson Mandela's grandson Mandla Mandela stormed out of a family meeting in Qunu, in the Eastern Cape, after a ... read more »

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  • South Africa:  No Funeral Talk At Qunu Meeting

    South African Press Association, 26 June 2013

    Funeral arrangements for ailing former president Nelson Mandela were not discussed at a family meeting in Qunu, in the Eastern Cape, United Democratic Movement leader Bantu ... read more »

  • South Africa:  Mandela's Family in Crucial Meeting

    Premium Times, 25 June 2013

    Makaziwe Mandela, eldest daughter of former South Africa President, Nelson Mandela, on Tuesday called for an urgent and important family meeting in Qunu (Mandela's village), ... read more »

  • South Africa:  Archbishop Prays for 'Peaceful, Perfect End' for Mandela

    Anglican Church of Southern Africa, 25 June 2013

    Below is a prayer used on visiting Pretoria Heart Hospital on 25 June 2013, to offer spiritual support to, and pray with, Me Graça, the family, and all attending to Madiba. read more »

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