All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory’

Nelson Mandela: Stable but Critical

“The health of the former President remains much the same … which is stable but critical while Madiba continues to respond to treatment.” That was the crux of today’s update from the South African government. The announcement followed President Jacob Zuma’s visit to Mandela’s home, where the former President has been recovering since being released from the hospital in September. …

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Charlize Theron Tweets Support for Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela is reportedly still in critical condition in Pretoria, South Africa. The South African civil rights leader and former president is 94 and has been battling a severe lung infection since March. As Mandela was receiving a visit from U.S. President Barack Obama, another famous South African was sending her well-wishes via social media. Actress Charlize Theron on Saturday …

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Google Helps Make Nelson Mandela Digital Archive a Reality

A partnership between the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory (NMCM) and the Google Cultural Institute has brought forth an extensive digital archive of Nelson Mandela’s life. The archive covers Mandela from his early life, to his decades in prison, his presidency, and his later years as a statesman. One year ago, Google announced on its Africa blog that it would …

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