The movement has knitted thousands of blankets and scarves over the years
Ten years after South Africans mourned the loss of Nelson Mandela, his legacy still looms large – but is the huge political vacuum he left that affects our lives the most
Nelson Mandela stood for something — a claim very few of our politicians could make today
Nelson Mandela will be remembered as a symbol for wisdom, for the ability to change, and the power of reconciliation – an obituary by Mark Gevisser.
Zwelivelile Mandla Mandela uses the continent’s security problems as a prism through which to cast his dark agenda against Israel into the minds of Africa’s youth
In the public-school system, more than 11 000 schools have been provided with flush toilets since 1994
‘It’s madness to celebrate Mandela and omit Winnie’
Madiba’s Journey App allows users to view the attractions on a map, build their own itineraries and share their own journeys on social media
ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa has confirmed that the ANC NEC will make a final decision on President Jacob Zuma’s fate as head of state on Monday
He came from a poor background, made it to the top and lived a full and happy life.
The 25th anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s release from prison evokes memories of the biggest party Soweto has ever seen.
Mandela was a far wilier politician, and could be less saintly, than some other portrayals would have us believe, writes Robin Renwick.
The state agency allegedly responsible for distributing a picture of Madiba globally says it is seeking an amicable resolution to the matter.
A new book considers the ‘diplomatic afterlife’ of Mandela in relation to former presidents Carter, Clinton and Blair.
Attempts to honour, or cash in on, the world icon have too often bordered on the farcical.
Citing heritage concerns, the township’s residents have stonewalled the building of a museum.
No less than Madiba found balm for the soul in the magnificent milieu of Mauritius’s Le Saint Géran.
A new sculpture that neatly aligns commercial interests with art and our history has the twitterati frothing about apparent opportunism.
Textbooks erringly cast him as a messiah without flaws and largely divorce him from the ANC.
Former president Nelson Mandela’s family was expected in Qunu on Saturday to mark the end of the mourning period after his death in December.
According to the producer of "Madiba: The African Opera" there are no funds because the Lotto did not pay out the promised amount.
Twenty-four years after Nelson Mandela was freed from prison, Zelda le Grange remembers what he taught her – with freedom comes responsibility.
Family members and others attended a ceremony in Qunu marking the second phase of mourning for former president Nelson Mandela.
Gwede, Mac and Blade try their best to stop the rabbit from whispering in Mandela’s ear. But the elusive animal has some tricks up its sleeve.
The arts department says it will investigate if a rabbit was put into the bronze statue of former president Nelson Mandela at Union Buildings.
We asked readers to share with the M&G where they were when they heard the news of Nelson Mandela’s passing and how they paid tribute to Madiba.
Mandela regretted not acting on HIV during his presidency, but he made up for it in spades.
Thousands of South Africans lined the streets of Pretoria to get a chance to pay their final respects to Nelson Mandela at the Union Buildings.
Many mourners have shared beautiful images while queuing for hours to view the remains of Nelson Mandela at the Union Buildings. Let’s take a look.
Thousands of people have joined the lines to view former president Nelson Mandela’s body as it lies in state at the Union Buildings in Pretoria.
My first meeting with Nelson Mandela was inauspicious, perhaps even undignified, writes the former president of the Azanian People’s Organisation.
Reverend Mpho Tutu remembers Nelson Mandela’s love for children and pays tribute to the nurses, doctors and parents of children at the hospital.