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Zimbabwean-born academic honored in U.S. for championing gender equality

A Zimbabwean-born academic who taught herself to read from her brother's schoolbooks is among several prominent women being immortalized in bronze as part of...

South African Olympic 800-metre champion Caster Semenya married her long-term partner

South African Olympic champion Caster Semenya married her long-term partner Violet Raseboya in Pretoria on Saturday. Semenya celebrated her 26th birthday by tying the knot...

Artistic Exhibition In Preparation Of International Mandela Day

As South Africa celebrates 20 years of democracy and prepares to mark International Mandela Day on the 18th of July writers and artists around...

#SaveTheRabbit: South Africans take to twitter to protest the removal of...

A bronze rabbit was recently discovered in the ear of a 9m tall statue of Nelson Mandela at the Union Buildings in Pretoria. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BaDsLpI4HO0 The government...

Eulogy by President Jacob Zuma at the Funeral of the late...

Mama Graca Machel, Mama Winnie Madikizela-Mandela and the entire family and abaThembu bonke, His Excellency Hailemariam Desalegn, the Chairperson of the African Union and Prime...

Capturing Nelson Mandela’s Memorial Service

The Nelson Mandela's memorial service has just been concluded in Soweto-South Africa, with leaders across the world attending the service. China, US, Israel, Brazil...

Official Programme for Mandela’s Memorial Service

Official Programme (11:00 – 15:00)National Anthem: Mass Choir Welcome and Opening Remarks: Programme Directors Interfaith Prayers Tribute by Family Friend: Andrew Mlangeni Tribute by Family: General Thanduxolo Mandela Tribute...

Tributes to Nelson Mandela

As the world prepares for the burial of Nelson Mandela, tributes continue to pour from all over the world for the fallen icon. Here...
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