FUNERAL preparations at Nelson Mandela’s Qunu home are well under way. The military has been deployed at strategic positions around the homestead while a huge crane could be seen from a distance as workers constructed a huge stage.
TENS of thousands of people expected to descend on Soweto’s FNB Stadium for Nelson Mandela’s memorial service are urged to attend the service at stadiums closer to their homes.
ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa struggled to connect with party members gathered for a prayer service to celebrate the life and times of the departed Nelson Mandela at the Standard Bank Arena in Johannesburg yesterday.
CONTROVERSIAL AbaThembu King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo nearly exchanged blows with mourners at a funeral at the weekend.
MORE than 500 funky East Londoners of all ages gathered at the East London Golf Club on Saturday night decked out with ultra-violet paint for the city’s first Glow Run.
AFTER decades of being trapped in poverty, Nomathemba Mamve from Mthatha had all but given up on her dream of owning her own house
THOUSANDS of East Londoners heeded President Jacob Zuma’s call for a national day of prayer and reflection around East London yesterday.
Military move in to secure area. THE military are rolling into the Eastern Cape, emergency health services are being deployed and a section of the N2 at Qunu has been blocked off.