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Biography of Zenani Mandela

Funeral arrangements to be announced soon

June 12, 2010 – Zenani Zanethemba Nomasonto Mandela was born at the Park Lane Clinic in Johannesburg on 9 June 1997.

The daughter of Zoleka Mandela-Seakamela and Casey Moyo, she was the granddaughter of Zindzi Mandela and the great-granddaughter of Nomzamo Winnie Madikizela-Mandela and Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela.

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Madiba mourns passing of his great-granddaughter

Following the death of his great-granddaughter Nelson Mandela will not be attending the 2010 FIFA World Cup™

June 11, 2010 – Nelson Mandela this morning learned of the tragic death of his great-granddaughter, Zenani Mandela, in a car accident. It would therefore be inappropriate for him to personally attend the 2010 FIFA World Cup™opening celebrations. We are sure that South Africans and people all over the world will stand in solidarity with Mr Mandela and his family in the aftermath of this tragedy.

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Mandela great-grandchild killed in car accident

June 11, 2010 – A grand-daughter of Zindzi Mandela has passed away in a car accident in the early hours of this morning.

Zenani Mandela, 13, was travelling in a car returning from the World Cup Kick-Off Concert at Orlando Stadium when the accident occurred. There was only one car involved and no one else was injured.

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Nelson Mandela Foundation/Fifa 2010 World Cup Lottery Draw

The Nelson Mandela Foundation would like to warn people about an email scam which claims that the recipient of the email has been selected as one of the winners of the Nelson Mandela Foundation/Fifa 2010 World Cup Lottery Draw.

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The Nelson Mandela Foundation, United Nations and William J. Clinton Foundation scam

The Nelson Mandela Foundation would like to warn the public about an email scam currently doing the rounds. The scam claims that the recipient of the email is the winner of a cash prize through a lottery draw.

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World Cup Opening marks more than just football for Nelson Mandela

June 11 marks not only the start of the 2010 FIFA World Cup™ but is also the anniversary of the day that Nelson Mandela and his seven comrades were convicted of sabotage

June 9, 2010 – This Friday marks the historic World Cup kick-off day for the first FIFA World Cup™ ever held on the African continent.

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Nelson Mandela meets Bafana ahead of kick off

Nelson Mandela today met Bafana Bafana’s World Cup team at the Nelson Mandela Foundation’s offices in Houghton

June 3, 2010 – Wearing a Bafana Bafana jersey carrying captain Aaron Mokoena’s number, Mr Mandela arrived to cheers and songs from the team, family members and Foundation staff.

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Nelson Mandela’s Favorite African Folktales lauded at audio book awards

Audio book wins two Audio Publishers Association Audie Awards

May 27, 2010 – The audio version of Nelson Mandela’s Favorite African Folktales has won two illustrious awards from the Audio Publishers Association (APA).

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The Nelson Mandela Foundation joins the world in celebrating Africa Day 2010

People from around the world set to celebrate Africa Day

May 21, 2010 – May 25 marks Africa Day, a day dedicated to celebrating African unity and commemorating the founding of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) in 1963.

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Centre for Memory and Dialogue produces a video

Foundation’s community conversations programme showcased online

July 18, 2010 – The Nelson Mandela Foundation’s Centre for Memory and Dialogue has produced a short video that highlights the work they do.

 

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