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Nelson Mandela receives notice threatening to turn off the electricity supply for not paying utility bill
Monday 05 August 2013
The City of Johannesburg has apologised to Nelson Mandela and his family for mistakenly posting a non-payment notice on the former South African president's house threatening to cut his electricity off.
Monday 29 July 2013
The batsman was suspended for punching England's Joe Root in a Birmingham bar
Thursday 25 July 2013
Warm-up match presents opportunities for those who haven't played on tour so far
Wednesday 24 July 2013
Forgotten Notts batsman will face Aussies to prove himself in case Pietersen is not fit
Thursday 18 July 2013
South Africans have been asked to mark his 67 years of public service by spending 67 minutes on charitable acts
Wednesday 17 July 2013
Ndileka Mandela speaks to the BBC of the pain the family have undergone since Mr Mandela was taken ill
Sunday 14 July 2013
Former President Thabo Mbeki says Mandela’s doctors will soon send him to recuperate at home
Tuesday 09 July 2013
Nelson Mandela remains in a critical but stable condition as he enters his second month in hospital.
Friday 05 July 2013
The family feud over the graves of the children of Nelson Mandela drew a sharp rebuke yesterday from Archbishop Desmond Tutu.
Thursday 04 July 2013
The remains of Nelson Mandela’s three deceased children have been reburied at their original resting site, a day after a court ordered their return two years after Mr Mandela’s grandson exhumed the bodies.
Wednesday 03 July 2013
Even before Mandela’s illness, the political parties of South Africa were at loggerheads over their versions of the anti-apartheid struggle. Now the struggle is intensifying
Sunday 30 June 2013
The tug of war over the remains of three of Nelson Mandela's children is set to continue after his grandson said he would challenge a court order to return them to the anti-apartheid icon's childhood home of Qunu in Eastern Cape.
Friday 28 June 2013
Barack Obama has not confirmed whether he will visit the ailing president
South Africans protest against Barack Obama's visit, just streets away from the hospital treating Nelson Mandela
Friday 28 June 2013
South African protesters campaigning against President Barack Obama’s three-nation tour of the continent gathered today just streets from the hospital where Nelson Mandela is critically ill.
South Africa prepares to say farewell to anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela, who remains in 'stable but critical' condition in Pretoria hospital
Thursday 27 June 2013
Ndileka Mandela says former president's condition is still critical but has not worsened, while daughter Makaziwe says he is responding to touch
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