Mandela compromised, didn’t sell out

CRITICS of the late Nelson Mandela, argue that he sold out when he accepted a deal as part of his release from prison, not to engage in the nationalisation of wealth as outlined in the Freedom Charter.

By The Southern Eye Dec. 20, 2013
Mandela buried at Qunu ancestral home
By The Southern Eye Dec. 15, 2013
A memorable memorial
A memorable memorial

THE week following Nelson Mandela’s passing has been commemorated by a country in mourning.

By The Southern Eye Dec. 15, 2013
Entertainment celebrities pay tribute to Mandela

TYLER Perry: There were only three people that I wanted to meet in life, Nelson Mandela was one of them.
What a life, what a journey, what a man. Thank you for passing this way! God bless your resting soul!

By The Southern Eye Dec. 10, 2013
Rest in eternal peace Mandela

THIS week the people of Zimbabwe and the rest of the world join the people of South Africa in mourning the departure of a universally-acknowledged icon.

By The Southern Eye Dec. 9, 2013
Fare thee well Tata Madiba!

NELSON Mandela, the international icon who died on Thursday night after battling pneumonia and lung infections for nearly six months, deserves the legendary stature he is enjoying even in death.

By The Southern Eye Dec. 8, 2013
Long walk to freedom

IT IS almost surreal that as the movie Long Walk to Freedom makes its debut in most countries Nelson Mandela has already made his exit from this world.

By The Southern Eye Dec. 8, 2013
Pictures: Remembering Mandela 1918 – 2013


By The Southern Eye Dec. 6, 2013
Zahara’s touching Mandela tribute

South African songstress Zahara has released a song in tribute to Nelson Mandela.

By The Southern Eye Jul. 8, 2013