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Flamboyant Kenyan Senator caught photoshopping photo with Mandela

A Kenyan senator who posted an image of himself with Nelson Mandela on his Facebook account has been caught out after it was exposed...

President Joyce Banda’s speech at Mandela’s burial in Qunu (Full text)

- Your Excellency Mr. Jacob Zuma, President of the Republic of South Africa; - Madam Gracia Machel; - Mama Winnie Madikizela- Mandela - The Mandela Family; - Your Excellencies, Heads...

Women Across Africa Inspired by Joyce Banda As She Delivers Powerful...

SADC Chairperson, President Joyce Banda delivered an inspiring speech in Qunu as she bid farewell to Nelson Mandela aka Madiba. "The first time I was...

Why Nelson Mandela never forgave ex-wife, Winnie

Nelson Mandela passed away Thursday night. John Carlin in his new book ‘Knowing Mandela,’ reveals why he never forgave the former wife who has...

Man Sees Angels At Mandela Funeral: Thamsanqa Jantjie

The sign language interpreter accused of using fake hand signals at Nelson Mandela's memorial has said he suffered a schizophrenic episode. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6VrYQTnRjSA&w=560&h=315]

“I had a schizophrenic attack while sign-interpreting,” says Mandela funeral’s fake...

THE sign language interpreter at the Mandela funeral who was branded a "fake" by the deaf community said he suffered a schizophrenic episode during...

Video Of Fake Interpreter Who Was At Nelson Mandela’s Memorial

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FEq5nduxZCA] This is a video of the Fake Sign Language guy at Nelson Mandela's Memorial who was also at the African National Congress (ANC)...

Mandela Memorial Sign Language Interpreter Was A Fake!

Its has been revealed that the sign language interpreter at Nelson Mandela's memorial was a fraud and a fake who was only moving his...

Mandela’s memorial ceremony closes

The memorial ceremony for late former South African President, Nelson Mandela, has closed at FNB stadium this afternoon with a moving blessing from Desmond...

South African President Jacob Gedleyihlekisa Zuma Booed At Mandela Memorial

The huge crowd that gathered for Nelson Mandela’s memorial at the FNB Stadium in Soweto booed the South African President, Jacob Gedleyihlekisa Zuma, every...

Barack Obama’s full speech at Mandela memorial

To Graça Machel and the Mandela family; to President Zuma and members of the government; to heads of state and government, past and present;...

List of heads of state and government to grace Mandela’s funeral...

Even though Sudan's Omar Al Bashir will not be part of the heads of state and governments to grace the funeral ceremony of Nelson...

World leaders to attend Mandela’s funeral on Tuesday

World leaders, including the American President Barack Obama and his wife, are expected to attend the funeral of South Africa's former President, Nelson Mandela,...

Mandela’s family makes first statement after his death

Nelson Mandela's family has given a first public statement since his death, describing the difficulty of the past two days and the week ahead. "The...

Nelson Mandela Death “Shocks and Shatters” Joyce Banda

During an interview on BBC Radio, Malawi President Joyce Banda had this to say about the recent death of anti-apartheid hero, Nelson Mandela, “We...

15 interesting facts about Mandela

1. Mandela's birth name – Rolihlahla – is an isiXhosa name that means "pulling the branch of the tree". Colloquially it also means "troublemaker"....

Nelson Mandela Dead at Age 95

President Jacob Zuma’s office has revealed that Nelson Mandela’s has died aged 95. According to the source, the iconic Mandela peacefully died after recurring...

Mandela’s funeral was planned a year ago

Nelson Mandela’s funeral was planned a year ago, according to reports. The Guardian UK reports that it has obtained a full schedule of events...