22.02.2012 [Flickering Myth (blog)] - Well, we first broke the news way back in December and now Idris Elba (The Wire, Thor, Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance) has finally confirmed that he's set to play former South African leader NelsonMandela in a biopic based upon Mandela's 1995
13.02.2012 [Telegraph.co.uk] - NelsonMandela has paid tribute to Whitney Houston, the American singer and actress who died in her Los Angeles hotel room at the weekend. By Aislinn Laing, Johannesburg The former South African president, speaking through his eponymous foundation
30.01.2012 [Telegraph.co.uk] - Former South African President NelsonMandela's last remaining sibling, his sister Nothusile Bhulehluthi, has died in Qunu, the family's base in the rural Eastern Cape. By Aislinn Laing, Johannesburg Mrs Bhulehluthi, 81, was one of 13 children Mr
28.01.2012 [Irish Times] - REPORTS THIS week that the African National Congress has called for a meeting with NelsonMandela's grandson, Mandla, to discuss his troublesome personal life came as little surprise given the former South African president's importance to the party.
22.02.2012 [GlobalPost (blog)] - Oscar winning Actress Charlize Theron wipes away tears as she meets former South African President NelsonMandela at Mandela House following her Academy Awards success, on March 11, 2004 in Johannesburg, South Africa. (Naashon Zalk/Getty Images)
05.12.2013 - Ailing NelsonMandela putting up ‘courageous fight’ An ostrich egg, center, embellished with a face of former […] South African boss NelsonMandela Johannesburg: Ailing former South African President NelsonMandela is not “doing