CEO Sleepout Outrage - Pay to Bunk in Madiba's Cell
Robben Island spokesperson Morongoa Ranaboa has said the world heritage site would "never ever offer anyone Mandela's cell". This comes after an image circulated online bearing the message: "Robben Island room bid. In addition, the once in-a-lifetime opportunity to sleep in Madiba's personal cell number - 7 will be auctioned off for the night with bids opening at US$250 000.00".
News24Wire, 6 July 2018
The trustees of the CEO SleepOut have apologised "if they offended anyone" after a poster was circulated on social media, stating that former president Nelson Mandela's cell on… Read more »
News24Wire, 4 July 2018
Robben Island management has slammed reports that former president Nelson Mandela's cell will be auctioned at this year's CEO SleepOut, which is expected to be held at the prison. Read more »
The "poster" being circulated on social media, offering Nelson Mandela's cell up for auction.
, 27 June 2018
The SleepOut™ Movement brings together businesses, influencers, schools and organisations to purposely and effectively address the five pillars that alleviate homelessness:… Read more »
South Africa: CEO Sleepout - Making a Difference or Poverty Porn?
The Daily Vox, 29 July 2016
On Thursday night, at the CEO Sleepout, a bunch of rich people pretended to be poor to raise money for charity. And they raised millions, which is commendable, obviously. MANDY… Read more »