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# mandela - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Nelson Mandela's grandson charged with child rape South Africa

Nelson Mandela's grandson charged with child rape

Mbuso Mandela is accused of raping a 15-year-old in a restaurant.

# mandela - Friday 18 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie This Google Doodle tribute to Mandela will hit you right in the feels Mandela Day

This Google Doodle tribute to Mandela will hit you right in the feels

This is the first Mandela Day since the death of the South African leader and would have been his 96th birthday.

# mandela - Thursday 8 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie African National Congress look set to dominate elections in South Africa Vote

African National Congress look set to dominate elections in South Africa

The party has 56 percent of the vote, down signficantly from the 66 percent it won at the last election.

# mandela - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Families of women claiming to be Mandela's daughters not seeking inheritance Paternity

Families of women claiming to be Mandela's daughters not seeking inheritance

The two women were reportedly born during Mandela’s stormy marriage to Mase, with whom he had four children.

# mandela - Monday 3 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Mandela’s €3 million will revealed: Staff members, family and the ANC all benefit Madiba

Mandela’s €3 million will revealed: Staff members, family and the ANC all benefit

Close members of the leader’s staff will be awarded around €3,000 each. There is a 90 day period in which the will can be contested.

# mandela - Saturday 25 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie "It's a scandal": Claims Mandela funds were used to print ANC t-shirts South Africa

"It's a scandal": Claims Mandela funds were used to print ANC t-shirts

Opposition parties in South Africa are demanding an investigation.

# mandela - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Artists ordered to remove rabbit from Mandela statue’s ear Rabbit Ears

Artists ordered to remove rabbit from Mandela statue’s ear

The artists say that the rabbit is “their trademark”.

# mandela - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Millennium Spire could be renamed in honour of Mandela Nelson's Column

Millennium Spire could be renamed in honour of Mandela

Councillors meet this afternoon to consider the proposal…

# mandela - Sunday 15 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie ‘Go well, Madiba’:Nelson Mandela laid to rest in South Africa Mandela

‘Go well, Madiba’:Nelson Mandela laid to rest in South Africa

Songs and speeches rang across the rural village of Qunu this morning as a nation said its final farewell.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Goodbye Mandela. Now it is up to us. Opinion

Column: Goodbye Mandela. Now it is up to us.

Mandela was was rare role model for many, a man who was unafraid to speak truth to power, writes Ruairí McKiernan, who says the challenge now is for us to remember him by taking action.

From TheJournal.ie Lockdown at Mandela's boyhood village for funeral Madiba This post contains images

Lockdown at Mandela's boyhood village for funeral

Dignitaries and family descend on Qunu as South African icon arrives at final resting place.

# mandela - Saturday 14 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie New gardai, dirty water and Roses: The week in numbers Prime Numbers

New gardai, dirty water and Roses: The week in numbers

Plus: What percentage of households in Ireland receive some sort of social welfare payment?

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Saturday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Good morning! Here are nine things you want to know as you start your day.

# mandela - Friday 13 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Giant statue of Nelson Mandela goes up in Pretoria Madiba

Giant statue of Nelson Mandela goes up in Pretoria

The latest tribute to Madiba stands proud in front of Union buildings.

# mandela - Thursday 12 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Thursday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie ‘Fake’ deaf interpreter at Mandela memorial says he had ‘schizophrenic episode’ Mandela Memorial

‘Fake’ deaf interpreter at Mandela memorial says he had ‘schizophrenic episode’

“There was nothing I could do. I was alone in a very dangerous situation,” Thamasanqa Jantjie has told a South African newspaper.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Thursday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Good morning! Here are nine things you want to know as you start your day.

# mandela - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Mandela's body lying in state after solemn journey through Pretoria Mandela

Mandela's body lying in state after solemn journey through Pretoria

Madiba will lie in state for three days in Pretoria where heads of state, celebrities and the general public will view the open casket.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Wednesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Good morning! Here are nine things you want to know as you start your day.

# mandela - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Everyone’s been talking about the memorial service for ‘Madiba’, new Church abuse reports and budget overruns at the HSE…

From TheJournal.ie South Africans honour “giant of history”, Madiba South Africa

South Africans honour “giant of history”, Madiba

The life of the Father of the Nation was remembered by a crowd including almost 100 dignitaries in Johannesburg today.

From The42 Galatasaray fans shame football authorities over Drogba's Mandela tribute Political Football

Galatasaray fans shame football authorities over Drogba's Mandela tribute

The Gala fans backed their star striker and Emmanuel Eboue tonight.

From TheJournal.ie "Slán abhaile, Madiba" - TDs pay tribute to Nelson Mandela Madiba

"Slán abhaile, Madiba" - TDs pay tribute to Nelson Mandela

Party leaders were given time to speak today in the chamber in memory of the South African leader.

US network plays Toto's Africa over Mandela memorial footage

The station has been criticised for its decision.

From TheJournal.ie PHOTO: Barack Obama shakes hands with Cuban president Raul Castro US-Cuba Relations

PHOTO: Barack Obama shakes hands with Cuban president Raul Castro

The moment is a significant one in US-Cuban relations.

From TheJournal.ie PIC: Has Eamon Gilmore just done a selfie in South Africa? Selfie Style

PIC: Has Eamon Gilmore just done a selfie in South Africa?

So, the Tánaiste does selfies… we think.

From TheJournal.ie Column: The equality struggle didn’t end with Mandela’s prison release, it must continue Opinion

Column: The equality struggle didn’t end with Mandela’s prison release, it must continue

Mandela did not topple white rule single-handedly – nor did he ever claim to, writes David Cronin, who says that while he retains a deep admiration for Mandela, he did turn his back on some of his beliefs.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Tuesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Good morning! Here are nine things you want to know as you start your day.

From TheJournal.ie More than 80,000 to attend memorial service for Nelson Mandela in Johannesburg Long Goodbye

More than 80,000 to attend memorial service for Nelson Mandela in Johannesburg

Here’s what else will happen in South Africa this week as the country says goodbye to its former leader.

# mandela - Monday 9 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Monday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Everyone’s been talking about the resignation of the CRC boss, the major jobs announcement in Limerick and tomorrow’s service for ‘Madiba’…

From TheJournal.ie A piece of history: Mandela's handwritten notes on speech he gave in Dublin 23 years ago Mandela In Ireland

A piece of history: Mandela's handwritten notes on speech he gave in Dublin 23 years ago

Mandela noted the success the Irish soccer team in handwritten notes on a speech he gave at Dublin’s Mansion House in July 1990.

From The42 ‘It’s amazing what sport can do’: Muller looks back on Mandela’s World Cup More Than Sport

‘It’s amazing what sport can do’: Muller looks back on Mandela’s World Cup

The Ulster captain looks back on the moment Pienaar and Mandela met on the field.

# mandela - Sunday 8 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Lisa McInerney: The Paris-Mandela hoax is a perfect sign of the times Opinion

Lisa McInerney: The Paris-Mandela hoax is a perfect sign of the times

Is it just a readiness to believe the worst, born of begrudgery, that allows us to fall for outrageous celebrity quotes?

From TheJournal.ie 'A long life lived with passion and commitment' - Dublin tribute to Mandela Mandela

'A long life lived with passion and commitment' - Dublin tribute to Mandela

A ‘day of prayer’ is being held today in South Africa and the former president’s family has said “the pillar of the family is gone”.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Sunday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Good morning! Here are nine things you want to know as you start your day.

# mandela - Friday 6 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Friday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

The death of Nelson Mandela has dominated headlines worldwide today…

From The42 The 16th Man: ESPN's documentary on Mandela and the World Cup that united South Africa Documentary

The 16th Man: ESPN's documentary on Mandela and the World Cup that united South Africa

How hosting and winning the 1995 Rugby World Cup helped to transform post-apartheid South Africa.

From TheJournal.ie Higgins to attend Mandela service, as funeral plans confirmed RIP

Higgins to attend Mandela service, as funeral plans confirmed

South Africa has declared a period of mourning all next week. Here at home, books of condolence have been opened in honour of the iconic leader.

From TheJournal.ie Nelson Mandela: A life in pictures Madiba This post contains images

Nelson Mandela: A life in pictures

The former president of South Africa, who spent 27 years in prison, has died.

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