Mandela Funeral

Mandela family ‘dismayed’ by funeral corruption claims

Corruption Watch said that it had uncovered evidence that millions of rands disappeared during preparations for Mandela's memorial and funeral.

Rethink Mandela book recall

South Africa and the world are all the poorer for not having access to this important text. And I feel all the richer for it

​Sobukwe: A giant whose voice endures

Unlike canonised Madiba, the Africanist leader was feared in life and all but forgotten in death.

Executors to announce contents of Madiba’s will

Nelson Mandela's final will and testament will be read out during a briefing in Johannesburg on Monday.

Mandela museum in Qunu sees increase in visitors

The number of visitors to the Nelson Mandela Museum in Qunu has spiked over the past two weeks, according to the institution.

Social media: Smile. Snap. Send. Repeat

A period of what should have been deep reflection and remembrance became the Twitterisation of a South African icon, writes Eve Fairbanks.

Tutu: Exclusion of Afrikaners an affront to Madiba

Desmond Tutu has slated the ANC's exclusion of Afrikaners from Nelson Mandela's funeral, saying it would have appalled Madiba.

Giving Madiba a cultural send-off

South Africans from far and wide have journeyed to Qunu to bid the former statesman farewell in his hometown.

SA celebrates Madiba during live funeral broadcast

Thousands around the country applauded former president Nelson Mandela during live broadcasts of his state funeral in Qunu.

Tutu to attend Mandela funeral after all

In an abrupt change of plans, retired Archbishop Desmond Tutu will attend former president Nelson Mandela's funeral in Qunu.

Chabane: Government cannot be blamed for not inviting Tutu

Evaluation Minister Collins Chabane says the government did not issue any invitations for people to attend Madiba's funeral.

Press Releases

Boosting safety for cargo and drivers

The use of a telematics system for fleet vehicles has proved to be an important tool in helping to drive down costs and improve efficiency, says MiX Telematics Africa.

Silencing the guns and firearms amnesty

Silencing the guns and firearms amnesty

Gender-based violence is an affront to our humanity

Gender-based violence is an affront to our humanity

UK-Africa investment summit 2020: Think Africa Invest SA

UK-Africa investment summit 2020: Think Africa Invest SA

MTN unveils TikTok bundles

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Marketers need to reinvent themselves

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Upskill yourself to land your dream job in 2020

If you received admission to an IIE Higher Certificate qualification, once you have graduated, you can articulate to an IIE Diploma and then IIE Bachelor's degree at IIE Rosebank College.

South Africans unsure of what to expect in 2020

Almost half (49%) of South Africans, 15 years and older, agree or strongly agree that they view 2020 with optimism.