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What's Next For South Africa

AP | CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 02.05.2014 | World

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — What next for South Africa? This racially charged country that, on Nelson Mandela's watch, inspired the world by embracing reco...

South Africa: Mandela Not In Vegetative State

AP | By JASON STRAZIUSO | Posted 09.04.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Nelson Mandela is in critical but stable condition, the South African government said Friday, while a close friend said the anti...

Nelson Mandela's Health Described As 'Perilous'

AP | JASON STRAZIUSO | Posted 09.03.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG — Nelson Mandela is being kept alive by a breathing machine and faces "impending death," court documents show. The former presiden...

Obama Hopes To See Ailing Mandela

Reuters | Jeff Mason and Mark Felsenthal | Posted 08.27.2013 | Politics

DAKAR, June 28 (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama heads to South Africa on Friday hoping to see ailing icon Nelson Mandela, after wrapping up a...

South Africans Struggle With Mandela's Mortality

AP | CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 08.11.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG — The desk is spotless and books neatly line the shelves in Nelson Mandela's office at a Johannesburg-based foundation that carries...

Will Nelson Mandela's Influence On South African Politics Fade?

AP | CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 05.20.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG -- Nelson Mandela, old and frail, lives in seclusion in his Johannesburg home. Beyond the high walls of the house, the fighting over his ...

Mandela's Grandchildren Respond To Accusations Of 'Money Grabbing'

Agence France Presse | | Posted 06.18.2013 | Black Voices

Nelson Mandela's grandchildren insisted on Thursday they were not after his money after launching court action over alleged irregularities in two comp...

Nelson Mandela's Recovery 'On Track'

Reuters | Posted 03.04.2013 | Black Voices

* First government statement since hospital discharge * Mandela has been at Johannesburg home for a week JOHANNESBURG, J...

'Nelson Mandela Doing Well In Hospital'

AP | JON GAMBRELL | Posted 02.09.2013 | World

JOHANNESBURG — South Africa's former President Nelson Mandela underwent more medical tests Monday in a military hospital as the public and journ...

Mandela Banknotes Hit South Africa

AP | Posted 11.06.2012 | World

JOHANNESBURG -- New South African banknotes featuring the image of former president and anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela are going into circulation....