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Daughters sue Mandela
Nelson Mandela's daughters Makaziwe and Zenani Mandela are suing their father for the rights of his artworks and control of his millions.
Fri May 17, 2013
The Miami Herald
Weinstein showcases Grace Kelly, Mandela flicks
The Weinstein Company's fall slate of awards contenders will feature a glamorous Grace Kelly, a brawny Nelson Mandela and a mysterious J.D. Salinger.
23 dead in initiation rites in South Africa
In this July 7, 2006 file photo an unidentified initiate, with his face caked in white lime clay, eats rice from his blanket during his rite of transformation from a boy to manhood near Port St.
Mandela 'wanted daughters to back off'
Johannesburg - Former president Nelson Mandela did not want his children to be involved in the management of his money and artworks, The Star newspaper reported on Friday.
Thu May 16, 2013
Sarah In Tampa
What is it like to be extremely famous?
Years ago I worked 4 PM to midnight at a bookshop in New York City. Bookshops were places where people bought books - think Amazon, but with shelves of stuff instead of Web pages with pictures of books.
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SADLY, Brett Atkins, The Herald and Weekend Post tend only to give reviews on animated movies or teenage movies with very low ratings.
Wed May 15, 2013
Problems now being called challenges
Block the east-bound carriageway of the N2 for an incident on the west-bound carriageway ? Is it to see the bodies? Drive in the offside lane in multi-lane roads when the inside lane is clear of traffic or drive slower than the inside lane? Never heard of drive left, pass right? Vote for the ANC when you do not have a job, a house, electricity and ... (more)
Collected Department Releases: South Africa's Freedom Day
Ambassador Rasool and other distinguished guests. Thank you so much for inviting me to participate in this year's Freedom Day celebration.
South African auction to sell Mandela ex-wife's belongings to pay off debts
Dozens of paintings, a silver tea set and other items belonging to Nelson Mandela's ex-wife Winnie will be auctioned to pay off debts she owes to a South African school.
Tue May 14, 2013
The Raw Story
Winnie Mandela ordered to sell possessions to pay debt
A South African magistrate has ordered Winnie Madikizela-Mandela to auction off scores of paintings, sculptures and a silver tea set to pay off her debts, according to a court document seen Tuesday.
Voters want to know what DA's doing now
The DA campaign "Know your DA" has proved surprisingly controversial and effective.
Mon May 13, 2013
Eddie Izzard: 'Ready For Flak Of Politics'
The comedian has long been a staunch supporter of the Labour Party but is better known for his stand up comedy and acting.
Eddie Izzard on his hopes to be Labour London Mayor and how Margaret...
The 51-year-old wants to be Labour candidate for Mayor of London in 2019 and if he does not get the endorsement he hopes to stand as an MP.
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RAT, you are so right, Justin Bieber is just another human and it's us humans who turn them into these morons they become! GRANT Aubin, thank you for your response regarding Quartet.
Reader of the week: Penni Horton of Dural
Three people I'd love to invite to dinner: Nelson Mandela ; Jon Bon Jovi ; and my partner Shane .
Edu-corruption and Mis-education in Ethiopia By Alemayehu G Mariam
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world," said Nelson Mandela.
Sun May 12, 2013
Minot Daily News
Change is never easy
Change is never easy as it forces us to leave our comfort zone, but in today's world, change is a requirement for success.
A resurgent Africa seeks U.S. partners
The financial district in Cape Town, South Africa. The nation's well-diversified economy, strong financial system and burgeoning middle class present business opportunities for Minnesota companies.
The Globe and Mail
Morgan Freeman's 6 secrets for success
Most people know the award-winning actor for his soulful voice and searing onscreen portrayals, but for as long as he has been famous, Morgan Freeman has been working behind the scenes to promote childhood education and racial equality.
Sat May 11, 2013
Yes and Know to the Freedom Chatter a Liberation dance for Kole Omotoso
Prolific writer, dramatist,former President of Association of Nigerian Authors, and foremost icon of the literary arts, Prof.