Articles containing the tag ‘struggle
By Chelsea-Summer Lodewyk On Friday, April 10th, 2015

President Zuma Declares Chris Hani’s Grave a Heritage Site

President Jacob Zuma is to honour the late struggle icon Chris Hani today in Boksburg, Ekurhuleni, by declaring his grave as a heritage site. The presidency has also announced that they will unveil the Chris H... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, December 24th, 2014

ANC Pays Tribute to Motsoaledi Family on the Death of Mama Motsoaledi

The African National Congress has paid tribute to one of its cadres in the struggle who has since passed away. In a statement, the ANC said it felt heartbroken by the passing on of Caroline Motsoaledi who is th... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Monday, April 28th, 2014

Freedom Day – The Different Party Perspectives

Sunday was the twentieth Freedom Day celebration and it came barely a fortnight before the arguably most contested election since the demise of apartheid in 1994. Across the width and breadth of the country, th... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, April 6th, 2014

ANC is African National Criminals: Malema

It may have taken several hours but it finally happened on Sunday afternoon. They had waited for him since morning and even had to run around the streets singing praise songs and castigating the opposition much... Read more »
By PAW On Saturday, December 14th, 2013

Tutu Will Not Bury His Friend Nelson Mandela

At almost every milestone of former President Nelson Mandela’s life, Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu was there. Tutu, a struggle icon in his own right, has been present at the funerals of fellow comrades in ... Read more »
By PAW On Saturday, November 2nd, 2013

Mandela Family Applauds Movie about Former President

The Mandela family has given a movie about the historic politician the nod amidst concerns that yet again, foreign actors were used to tell an African story. Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom is scheduled to premie... Read more »
By Nicolette Chinomona On Friday, July 19th, 2013

South Africa Must Not Let Madiba Down

Yesterday the world celebrated an incredible man. Nelson Mandela’s story and life have inspired the world to believe in the power of the human spirit to persevere beyond the worst trials and come out on the o... Read more »
By Ntokozo Sindane On Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

Makaziwe Talks about Mandela’s Fatherhood Failure

It is doubtful that former President Nelson Mandela is getting the rest he needs during his old age. As expected for someone in his nineties, Madiba has many medical concerns. The last time he was in hospital h... Read more »
By Ntokozo Sindane On Sunday, April 21st, 2013

“The ANC Does Not ‘Own’ the Struggle”

The African National Congress was formed in a meeting in Bloemfontein on 8 January 1912. After taking up arms against the government of the day in the sixties, the ANC exploded and became known internationally ... Read more »
By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Sunday, September 2nd, 2012

APLAMVA hosted Poqo cultural evening at CPUT Athlone campus

The Azanian People’s Liberation Army Military Veterans Association (APLAMVA) hosted a scintillating Women’s cultural evening on Friday, 31 August 2012. On this particular evening PAC women were awarded ... Read more »