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Nelson Mandela and FW de Klerk.

Insight into the rivalry of the two men who helped end apartheid and shape a new multi-racial democracy in South Africa.

- Al Jazeera - QA

Fin24.com | How to find a legitimate charity to support.

Supporting a charity – perhaps even on a regular basis – may be top of mind following Mandela Day, particularly if you did your 67 minutes and enjoyed the experience of giving back.

- Fin24 - SA

News24.com | Mandla Mandela speaks out against book on his grandfather.

Chief Mandla Mandela and his family are aggrieved by a book that has shared intimate details of the former president Nelson Mandela's last moments before his death.

- News24.com - ZA

News24.com | Defence department distances itself from book on Mandela's 'last years'.

The defence department on Saturday distanced itself from a newly-released book detailing the former president Nelson Mandela's last moments before his death.

- News24.com - ZA

Mandela's widow furious over book on his last days.

Nelson Mandela's widow on Friday threatened legal action over a book by his personal doctor that laid bare intimate details of his final illness and death in 2013.

- TheCitizen - TZ

Mandela's widow furious over book on his last days.

JOHANNESBURG, July 22 — Nelson Mandela's widow yesterday threatened legal action over a book by his personal doctor that laid bare intimate details of his final illness and death in 2013. Mandela's physician Vejay Ramlakan revealed several...

- The Malay Mail - MY

News24.com | One dead, buildings torched in night of Hout Bay protests.

One man was shot dead, while an ANC office and community leaders' houses were set alight during a volatile night in Mandela Park and Imizamo Yethu informal settlement in Hout Bay.

- News24.com - ZA

Mandela's widow furious over book on his last days.

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Jul 21 - Nelson Mandela's widow on Friday threatened legal action over a book by his personal doctor that laid bare intimate details of his final illness and death in 2013. Mandela's physician Vejay Ramlakan revealed several undignified episodes at the end of Mandela's life as well as bitter ...

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

Mandela's widow Graca furious over book on his last days.

Machel accused Ramlakan of breaching patient confidentiality with his candid book.

- Daily Nation - KE

News24.com | Graca Machel threatens to sue Mandela's doctor over book on his 'last years'.

Former president Nelson Mandela's widow, Graca Machel, has slammed the newly-released book, Mandela's Last Years, by his doctor Vejay Ramlakan, and is considering legal action.

- News24.com - ZA

Gifts to Britain's Queen Elizabeth II go on display.

LONDON, July 21 — Britain's Queen Elizabeth II is putting gifts received from world leaders on display at Buckingham Palace, with the eclectic collection including presents from the likes of Nelson Mandela and John F. Kennedy. A remarkable...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Fin24.com | Zuma: Mandela's nightmare

No one should underestimate the debilitating impact of Jacob Zuma on our collective fortunes and the gains we have made since the end of apartheid, says Solly Moeng.

- Fin24 - SA

Nelson Mandela’s Birthday Celebrated with Volunteer Service

Every year on Nelson Mandela’s birthday, South Africans honor the man they regard as the father of the nation by doing community service â€” 67 minutes of it, one minute for every year of Mandela’s public service. In 2009, the United Nations declared July 18 as Nelson Mandela International Day, and asked ...

- Voice of America - US

Celebrating Mandela Day

Every July 18th, people spend 67 minutes doing a service activity to honor the 67 years Nelson Mandela spent fighting for justice.

- Voice of America - US

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela: ANC has 'messed up South Africa'

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela says South Africa is in a political crisis and the ANC has "messed up".

- BBC - UK

Dlamini Zuma: Youth must obtain skills to develop country

Presidential hopeful Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma says youth should emulate Madiba's values by having skills to contribute to the development of country.

- Cape Times - SA

Mandla Mandela: Madiba's legacy lives on

The legacy lives on as millions did their bit to beat poverty and demonstrate that a more caring world is possible and within our reach.

- Cape Times - SA

City buskers sing Mandela's praises

Sixty-seven minutes of throbbing music reverberated from a Green Point building as 67 buskers performed their 67 minutes of community service.

- Cape Times - SA

The Elders to honour movements, groups transforming communities

In celebrating Nelson Mandela's legacy, The Elders will honour organisations transforming their communities for the better across the world.

- Cape Times - SA

On Nelson Mandela Day, UN celebrates South African leader's service to humanity

Marking what would have been Nelson Mandela's 99th birthday, the United Nations today honoured his lifetime of service and dedication to justice and equality.

- UN - INT

News24.com | I can't wait to respond to my critics without restrictions - Zuma

President Jacob Zuma did not spare his critics during the Nelson Mandela Memorial Lecture in Empangeni.

- News24.com - ZA

News24.com | Mandela's spirit is still alive - Graça Machel

Former President Nelson Mandela's spirit is still alive, his widow Graça Machel has said on Mandela Day.

- News24.com - ZA

News24.com | #News24 ICYMI: SA and the world celebrate Mandela day, and yet more #GupteLeaks scandal

As South Africa and the world celebrate the legacy of the late Nelson Mandela, here are stories you should read.

- News24.com - ZA

News24.com | Mandela Day: Making a home for recovering drug addicts

Meet the man who wants to make a home for those in need. Watch.

- News24.com - ZA

Mandela Day: 15 of Nelson Mandela's most inspiring quotes

"I like friends who have independent minds because they tend to make you see problems from all angles."         

- USA TODAY - US

News24.com | WATCH: 67 buskers perform street music for #MandelaDay

Cape Town's first mass busking event took place on Tuesday in honour of Mandela Day. The city saw 67 buskers 'Making Music for Madiba' for 67 minutes across 67 locations around Cape Town. Watch.

- News24.com - ZA

South Africa and the world commemorate Mandela Day

All roads in South Africa lead to venues around the country where Mandela Day commemorations are taking place on Tuesday.

- Cape Times - SA

Nelson Mandela: Economic impact outlined

The impact of Nelson Mandela on South African economy

- Cape Times - SA

WATCH: ANC disrupt Tshwane mayor's #MandelaDay toy handover

Tshwane mayor Solly Msimanga's Mandela Day handover of toys to preschoolers in Winterveld was disrupted by some ANC members.

- Cape Times - SA

Take our #MandelaDay quiz

You've done your 67 minutes for Mandela Day now continue honouring Madiba by testing your knowledge about his remarkable life.

- Cape Times - SA

News24.com | #MandelaDay: Meet ordinary South Africans doing extraordinary things

In honour of the late Nelson Mandela, we have put together a Beautiful News series on extraordinary stories about ordinary South Africans.

- News24.com - ZA

News24.com | Zuma should step aside - Gordhan

President Jacob Zuma should step aside and allow someone to lead the country and reset the course to fulfil the kind of aspirations that Nelson Mandela and his generation had for SA, former finance minister Pravin Gordhan has said.

- News24.com - ZA

News24.com | LIVE: 'Zuma has more in common with PW Botha than he does with Nelson Mandela'

Civic organisations are gathering at the Conference for the Future of SA in Joburg to discuss the 're-capture' of SA from the 'power elite'.

- News24.com - ZA

News24.com | Every day is Mandela Day at Tshwane Haven for children

For police officers from the Brooklyn station in Pretoria who visited Tshwane Haven, a home for abused, sick and abandoned children and babies, the intention was to deliver gifts in honour of Mandela Day.

- News24.com - ZA

News24.com | WATCH: Bikers for Mandela Day visit orphans in Soweto

Bikers rode to Soweto over the weekend to bring joy to the 'Hope for the Helpless' orphanage in Mofolo as part of their 67 minutes for Madiba. Watch.

- News24.com - ZA

News24.com | Don't let Jacob Zuma define who you are

There is still a lot more of Mandela in most of us South Africans than of Zuma. Consolidate, reboot, refresh, get your own house in order. Make yourself doom and gloom-proof, writes Max du Preez.

- News24.com - ZA

News24.com | LIVE: Mandela Day kicks off across SA

Mandela Day has kicked off across South Africa on what would have been Nelson Mandela's 99th birthday.

- News24.com - ZA

The best way South Africans can honour Mandela is by being active citizens

Reuters/Mike HutchingsAs one of the iconic leaders of the 20th century, Nelson Mandela fought for democracy, justice, peace and reconciliation. He showed the world what it meant to live a life in the service of others. In his own unique way, Mandela helped to restore the world's trust and confidence in South Africa after ...

- The Conversation - UK

Madiba a role model as Ottery couple have helping kids down to a fine art

Ottery couple Shaun and Vanessa Warner believe every day should be Mandela Day.

- Cape Times - SA

The Elders lead Mandela Day celebrations

The Elders were hosted at the District Six Homecoming Centre yesterday, in a private gathering to launch Nelson Mandela International Day events.

- Cape Times - SA

Nyanga sings Zuma's praises as president lauds Mandela

President Jacob Zuma said the world will be celebrating Mandela's legacy, and that South Africans were proud of having produced this remarkable statesman.

- Cape Times - SA

News24.com | 1000's to walk in Cape Town on Mandela Day

Capetonians and global leaders are set to march down the streets of Cape Town to launch a year-long movement aimed at continuing the work Mandela did during his lifetime.

- News24.com - ZA

News24.com | Be radical like Mandela's generation - Zuma's message to youth

President Jacob Zuma has called on the youth to follow in the footsteps of former late president Nelson Mandela and his generation and achieve 'radical economic transformation'.

- News24.com - ZA

Mandela's ambulance caught fire: surgeon

An ambulance carrying South Africa's first democratically elected president Nelson Mandela caught fire as it was rushing him to hospital, his doctor revealed in a book published on Monday.The incident...

- The Hindu - IN

In book, Mandela's former physician reveals ambulance carrying ex-president 'caught fire'

An ambulance carrying South Africa's first democratically elected president, Nelson Mandela, caught fire as it was rushing him to hospital, his doctor revealed in a ...

- The Japan Times - JP

News24.com | Civil society will unite to fight state capture on Mandela Day

Civil society says it will present a united front at the Conference for the Future of South Africa, where they will meet to discuss how to collectively fight state capture.

- News24.com - ZA

Mandela ambulance 'caught fire', his surgeon reveals

Despite the fears of Mandela's medical team, their patient was unharmed.

- Daily Nation - KE

Nelson Mandela 99th birth anniversary: Top quotes by South Africa's anti-apartheid revolutionary

The former South African president's birth anniversary is celebrated on 18 July and is also recognised globally as Nelson Mandela International Day.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Another person killed by unidentified assailants in Rufiji

Unidentified people have shot dead Mr Rahim Kwangaya, a resident of Mandela, Ikwiriri, in Rufiji District, Coast Region, and then throw his body into a rubbish dump.

- TheCitizen - TZ

Zuma themes Mandela Day #ActionAgainstPoverty

President Jacob Zuma has called on South Africans to use Mandela Day to take the fight against poverty forward, theming the day #ActionAgainstPoverty.

- Cape Times - SA

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