Mandela burial a private 'family matter': govt13/12/2013 9:13
South Africans will not be able to see Nelson Mandela's remains being laid to rest, with his actual burial a strictly private, family affair, a government spokeswoman said on Friday.
Qunu villagers ‘banned’ from funeral12/12/2013 8:52
The Qunu community in Eastern Cape is not impressed with the government’s request that they should not attend former president Nelson Mandela’s funeral due to space constraints.
'We are ready': Mayor11/12/2013 13:57
The OR Tambo district municipality is ready for the influx of people to the funeral of former president Nelson Mandela this weekend, mayor Nomakhosazana Meth said on Wednesday.
Mthatha Airport closed off to the public9/12/2013 10:49
Mthatha Airport will be closed to the public this week and exclusively opened for heads of state who would be attending former president Nelson Mandela’s funeral on Sunday, Eastern Cape Premier Noxolo Kiviet, announced yesterday.
Mvezo pays tribute9/12/2013 10:34
Residents of the village where Mandela was born is proud that global icon was one of their own
Quiet outside Mandela Qunu home8/12/2013 16:17
Several police officers were huddled at the main gate of former president Nelson Mandela's house in Qunu, Eastern Cape
Road safety plan is on5/12/2013 14:30
Police presence to be beefed up at borders and on notorious N2 over Christmas period
‘No quick fix to our problems’4/12/2013 9:02
Justice and Constitutional Development Minister Jeff Radebe told members of provincial legislature (MPL) that there were no quick solutions to the problems that the country faced.
Numsa to sanction Losi ahead of congress3/12/2013 7:32
The National Union of Metal Workers (Numsa) is set to take its suspended shop steward and Cosatu deputy president Zingiswa Losi to task just a day before the union goes to a special congress.
‘Racism entrenched in DA’2/12/2013 15:23
Expelled councillor says many in the party make racist remarks but no action is ever taken against them