Nelson Mandela

Posted on December 31, 2013 by

The Good, The Bad & The Ugly of 2013 (LIST)

2013 was a banner year for scandals, outrage, triumph and discoveries. Below are a few which caught our attention. 1.Edward Snowden NSA Whistleblower Snowden revealed to US citizens and the world America’s domestic and international spying program. It was heroic but the outrage wasn’t as tumultuous as he’d hope. None of us  took to the Read More

Posted on December 9, 2013 by

Single Candle Lit In Nelson Mandela’s Prison Cell (PHOTOS)

A single candle has been lit in Nelson Mandela’s prison cell on Robben Island, where he spent the harshest of his 27 years in apartheid jails. The island is now a museum and major tourist site with visitors able to see the eight by seven feet (2.5 by…

Nelson Mandela
Posted on December 6, 2013 by

Nelson Mandela Funeral To Be HELD on December 15 (PHOTOS)

Nelson Mandela, who died yesterday at he age of 95, will be buried on December 15 South Africa’s president Jacob Zuma said today at a press conference. “He will be laid to rest on the 15th of December in Qunu in the Eastern Cape province,” said Zuma. “We should all work together to organise the Read More

Posted on December 5, 2013 by

Nelson Mandela Dead At 95 (DETAILS)

Nelson Mandela has died. The South African leader succumbed at hospital after a long respiratory illness.”He is now resting,” said South African President Jacob Zuma. “He is now at peace.” “Our nation has lost its greatest son,” he continued. “Our people have lost their father.” A state funeral will be held, and Zuma called for Read More

Posted on October 29, 2013 by

35 Year Sentence For Nelson Mandela Murder Plotter (PHOTOS)

White supremacist in Mandela murder plot jailed for 35 years (via AFP) The mastermind behind a right-wing extremist plot to kill former South African president Nelson Mandela and drive blacks out of the country was sentenced on Tuesday to 35 years in jail. The ringleader of a white supremacist militia called Boeremag,…