25 February 2014 |
On 13 February 2014, guests from across the globe joined former US President Bill Clinton, award-winning actor Morgan Freeman and the acclaimed Soweto Gospel Choir in New York to celebrate the life and legacy of the late Nelson Mandela.Read more
22 February 2014 |
Mrs Graça Machel and members of the Mandela family paid a moving tribute to members of Mr Mandela’s security detail at the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory on 22 February 2014.Read more
21 February 2014 |
It has come to the attention of the Nelson Mandela Foundation that an email scam, purportedly for the benefit of the Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund but in the name of the Foundation, is doing the rounds.
Please be advised that this email is a scam.
The Nelson Mandela Foundation does not send unsolicited emails.Read more
20 February 2014 |
She knows that Nelson Mandela is grateful to them for all they had done for him, Mrs Graça Machel has told a special gathering of his former staff. About 40 people, among them current and former employees of the Nelson Mandela Foundation as well as several of Mr Mandela’s former government staff members, met at the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory today.Read more
20 February 2014 | Category: Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory
It has come to the attention of the Nelson Mandela Foundation that a new scam letter using the Foundation’s name is doing the rounds. The letter tells recipients that their email address has been approved for a lump-sum payout in terms of a lottery set up through the Nelson Mandela Foundation.Read more
19 February 2014 |
It has come to the attention of the Nelson Mandela Foundation that a new digital scam – sent via email – is doing the rounds.
The scam, which is sent by “Hon. Winston Miller”, claims the recipient is one of 52 individuals who are each due an amount of US$500 000 following the reading of Mr Mandela’s will.
Please be advised that the email is a scam.Read more
17 February 2014 |
The Nelson Mandela Foundation has been advised of a fraudulent email currently doing the rounds that advises the recipient that they have won US$1.5-million, as well as a Nelson Mandela Foundation t-shirt and face cap.
The subject line of the email is “DEAR ACCOUNT HOLDER.”
Please do not respond to this email in any way.Read more
12 February 2014 | Frank Meintjies | Category: Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory
An ambitious movie featuring towering figures, Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom attains success on many levels. Cinematically, it puts South Africa on the map in a way it has not been before. It conveys momentous and background happenings in our turbulent and painful history in interesting and powerful ways.Read more
12 February 2014 | Category: Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory
A recent site visit to Moime Primary School in Limpopo – to investigate the possible placement of a library at the school – revealed the appalling condition of the school’s ablution facilities.Read more