Mandela Day: Mmusi Maimane launches e-learning centre in Cape Town

Since leaving the DA last year, the former party leader has taken his activism to the country’s education sector. To mark Mandela Day, a new e-learning centre has been opened in Athlone, Cape Town to make digital learning accessible to South African pupils. Launched by One South African Movement chief activist Mmusi Maimane on Saturday, […]

67 ways to help this Mandela Day: Make a difference in the lives of vulnerable children #MandelaDay

House of Hope in Welkom, Free State, helps orphans, vulnerable children and survivors of abuse through education, counselling, referals and by providing support. Founded in June 2004, House of Hope started as a safe house for abandoned babies, but has greatly expanded in response to the needs of the community. Twelve years later, and now […]

Parliament commemorates Nelson Mandela in virtual memorial lecture

Parliament on Friday commemorated the late Nelson Mandela in a virtual memorial lecture. The lecture, themed Mandela in Conversation with Palestine, takes place a day before Mandela Day, which marks Madiba’s birthday. Parliament invited Professor Ran Greenstein of Wits University to give the keynote address with a focus on the conflict between Israel and Palestine. […]