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  1. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Nelson Mandela, 20th century colossus and beloved statesman, dies at 95

    Posted Dec 06th 2013, 06:17am by AP

    ... of violence against the apartheid regime, at the time of his death he was an almost unimpeachable moral icon. The Nobel Peace Prize winner spent 27 years behind bars before being freed in 1990 to lead ...

  2. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Finally, South Africa's first black 'Idol' winner

    Posted Oct 10th 2012, 03:03am

    ... The New York Times in Johannesburg Singing contest had white winners for seven seasons before slick star made TV history Finally, South Africa's first black Idol When Khaya Mthethwa ... vote had failed for years to produce a single black winner. And in South Africa, which for decades separated the races under a brutal apartheid system that put blacks at the bottom and whites ...

  3. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Mandela ‘steadily improving’ on 95th birthday

    Posted Jul 18th 2013, 03:13pm by Associated Press in Johannesburg

    ... health was improving. The United Nations has declared the day Nelson Mandela International Day as a way of recognising the Nobel Peace Prize winner’s contribution to reconciliation. Mandela, also ...

  4. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Family hears prayer for Mandela’s ‘peaceful end’

    Posted Jun 26th 2013, 02:28pm by Agence France-Presse in Johannesburg

    ... Mandela, a Nobel Peace Prize winner, who spent 27 years behind bars for his struggle under white minority rule and went on to become South Africa’s first black president, was admitted on June ...

  5. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    An ailing Mandela is making steady progress, South African officials say

    Posted Apr 01st 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... an outpouring of prayers but have also seen South Africans come to terms with the mortality of the revered Nobel Peace Prize winner. Yesterday Christians celebrated Easter Sunday offering prayers ...

  6. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Track star Oscar Pistorius charged with murdering girlfriend

    Posted Feb 14th 2013, 02:58pm by AFP

    ... 200 metres in nine years. After the race he questioned the legitimacy of Brazilian winner Alan Oliveira’s prosthetic blades, though he was quick to express his regret for the comments. ...

  7. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Tutu wins 'one-off' Mo Ibrahim award

    Posted Oct 05th 2012, 01:03pm by Agence France-Presse in Johannesburg

    ... only three times, plus a special award for Nelson Mandela. The previous winners of the multi-million dollar award are former presidents Joaquim Chissano of Mozambique, Festus Mogae of Botswana ... it is a global problem. We don’t just hand out the award just for the sake of announcing a winner,” Ibrahim said. “The process is thorough and is adjudicated by a panel of credible experts,” said ...

  8. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    South African President Jacob Zuma faces ANC leadership challenge

    Posted Dec 15th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Johannesburg President expected to defeat attempt by deputy Motlanthe to lead party ahead of 2014 elections Embattled Zuma faces ANC leadership challenge South African President Jacob Zuma will face a leadership challenge from his deputy when the ruling ANC gathers for a party conference tomorrow, with the winner inheriting a century-old movement mired ...

  9. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Though frail and elderly, Mandela continues to inspire a nation

    Posted Dec 13th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Peace Prize winner was suffering from a lung infection. Mandela's hospitalisation on Saturday for medical tests caused national alarm. But the universal affection for Mandela belies ...



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