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Winnie Madikizela Mandela Receives Order of Luthuli Award

MEDIA STATEMENT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday 28 APRIL 2016 Winnie Madikizela Mandela Receives Order of Luthuli Award Winifred “Winnie” Madikizela-Mandela was honoured as a recipient of the Silver Order of Luthuli for her role in the struggle against apartheid at the 2016 National Orders Awards ceremony in Pretoria on Thursday, 28th April 2016. Her grandchildren, […]

Tsietsi Mashinini Event – 5 May

Tickets at WWW.SOWETOTHEATRE.COM are open for bookings http://www.sowetotheatre.com/tribute-to-tsietsi-mashinini/ Who Was Tsietsi Mashinini? …A Tribute to an African Hero this Africa Month As we get closer to commemorate 40 years of June 16, we remember the leader of the 1976  Soweto student uprising; Tsietsi Mashinini. He alongside other brave and selfless students decided to take a stand against the […]

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela to be honoured with national order award

TMG Digital | 24 April, 2016 19:20 Winifred “Winnie” Madikizela-Mandela is among several people to be honoured for their role in the struggle against apartheid at the 2016 National Orders Awards ceremony in Pretoria on Thursday. The awards will be bestowed by President Jacob Zuma on “distinguished local citizens and eminent foreign nationals who have […]

Statement on Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s health

Statement on Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s health Date: 18 April 2016 Issued by Neeran Naidoo, Director of Communications of the Nelson Mandela Foundation at the request of the Mandela family Mrs. Winnie Madikizela-Mandela is recovering in hospital in Johannesburg after back surgery for spinal stenosis. Her first surgery, for compression of the spinal nerve and pain relief […]

Living legends: AU toasts 15 women of excellence

Ntombizodwa Makhoba – City Press Fifteen women who have played a prominent role on the continent were celebrated as Africa’s foremost heroines. At a gala dinner at the African Union (AU) Summit in Sandton on Friday night, Nelson Mandela’s widow, Graça Machel, and Ghana’s former first lady, Nana Konadu Agyeman Rawlings, were awarded for their […]

RESPONSE TO SUNDAY WORLD ARTICLE 19TH OCTOBER, 2014

20th October 2014 Contrary to the article that appeared on page 4 of Sunday World dated 19th October 2014 with the headline “ Zindzi’s crib to be sold over arrears”, I would like to make the following clarification: – I am not aware of arrears due to the City of Johannesburg amounting to R1.5 million. The […]