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Media Statement: AfriForum Appeal on Old Flag judgment

JOHANNESBURG: The Nelson Mandela Foundation was established in 1999 by former President Nelson Mandela to advance…
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Media Release: Mandela Day Marathon Organising Committee saddened by the death of a runner

KWAZULU-NATAL: It is with deep sadness that the Mandela Day Marathon organisers confirm that an…
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Media Statement: Display of the Apartheid flag by AfriForum

JOHANNESBURG: On 21 August 2019 the Equality Court ruled that gratuitous displays of the apartheid-era national flag…
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Media Statement: No more gratuitous displays of the apartheid flag – Equality Court

The Equality Court has ruled in the Nelson Mandela Foundation's favour, declaring gratuitous displays…
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Women's Day Trek4Mandela Expedition

The Nelson Mandela Foundation in partnership with Imbumba Foundation welcomed back the second 
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Media Statement: Professor Thuli Madonsela successfully summits Rooftop of Africa in commemoration of Women's Day

JOHANNESBURG: Trek4Mandela has announced that Professor Thuli Madonsela and her expedition team,…
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Media Statement: Foundation mourns the loss of musician and activist Johnny Clegg

The loss of Johnny Clegg will be felt deeply by the Nelson Mandela Foundation. …
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Media statement: the Nelson Mandela Foundation spells out its ‘No Comment’ response

The Nelson Mandela Foundation has noted with concern the article by Jacob Rooi, whose headline…