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Invitation to a press launch

From: Sello Hatang, Spokesperson, Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory

You are invited to cover the launch of an exciting collaboration between the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory and the Google Cultural Institute. This initiative will provide the world with unprecedented access to thousands of documents about the life and times of Nelson Mandela.

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Conversation on the Constitution

Fifteen years ago, President Nelson Mandela signed the final draft of South Africa’s Constitution, or what one of its drafters, Cyril Ramaphosa calls “our birth certificate”.

Last night, the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory hosted a discussion in the Constitutional Court to mark the document’s 15 years of life.

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One Law, One Nation

A conversation on the Constitution

Members of the media are invited to cover a ‘conversation on the Constitution’ to mark the release of the book, One Law, One Nation, and in honour of the 15th anniversary of the Constitution. Cyril Ramaphosa will introduce the conversation, which will be facilitated by Nikiwe Bikitsha.

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Government of India acknowledged

Support for Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory

The Chief Executive of the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory, Achmat Dangor, handed over a Legacy Champion certificate to the Indian High Commissioner Mr Virendra Gupta and Acting Consul General Mr Nandan Bhaisora, in recognition of the Government of India’s contribution to the Centre.

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Former President Nelson Mandela goes home

Madiba discharged from hospital

Former President Nelson Mandela has been discharged from hospital following his admission yesterday, Saturday 25 February.

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Former President Mandela doing well

Doctors happy with Madiba’s progress

Former President Nelson Mandela had a good night’s rest and is making good progress in hospital since his admission yesterday, on Saturday 25 February.

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Former President Mandela in a satisfactory condition

Madiba expected to be released from hospital soon

President Jacob Zuma wishes to advise that former President Nelson Mandela is in a satisfactory condition in hospital and is comfortable.

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Statement concerning the health of former President Nelson Mandela

We wish Madiba a speedy recovery

President Jacob Zuma wishes to advise that former President Nelson Mandela was admitted to hospital today, 25 February 2012.

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President Clinton hosts International Nelson Mandela Foundation reception in New York

President Bill Clinton will host a benefit in his private office on 23 February to honour the lasting legacy of Nelson Mandela. This event marks the launch of a new Foundation initiative to promote the Mr Mandela’s legacy globally in the years ahead.

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Honouring Thembekile Mandela

Article recalls accident which killed Nelson Mandela’s eldest child

To honour the memory of Nelson Mandela’s eldest child, Madiba Thembekile who would have turned 67 on 23 February, the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory is making available a newspaper report on his death.

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