Tag Archives: Nelson Mandela

02Mar/15

Durban formally submits bid for 2022 Commonwealth Games

LONDON, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM (MARCH 2, 2015) (REUTERS) – Durban formally handed over its bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games at a ceremony in London on Monday (March 2).
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02Mar/15

Outgoing Namibian president wins $5 mln Africa leadership prize

Namibia’s president Hifikepunye Pohamba has won the Mo Ibrahim Prize for good governance, joining previous recipients – former presidents Pedro de Verona Rogrigues Pires of Cape Verde, Mozambique’s Joaquim Chissano and Festus Mogae of Botswana. South Africa’s Nelson Mandela was also given an honorary award.
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28Feb/15

Mugabe holds lavish 91st birthday bash by Victoria Falls

Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe holds a party at Victoria Falls to celebrate his 91st birthday.

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23Feb/15

Former South African President F.W. de Klerk reflects on his presidency and apartheid in a new documentary film

The new film “The Other Man” explores the personal and professional life of former South African President F.W. de Klerk and his role in ending apartheid.
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13Feb/15

South Africans react day after parliament descends into chaos

A day after parliament descended into chaos, with opposition lawmakers removed by force after disrupting Jacob Zuma’s annual address, people on the streets of Johannesburg say they believe the focus should be on the resolving the country’s problems.

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