Charlize Theron Leads Celebrities in Mandela Tribute

After the sad news spread that Nelson Mandela passed away yesterday at the age of 95, mourners from around the world showed the Nobel Peace Prize Winner a lot of love and respect. Appreciation and gratitude for all that Mandela…

Charlize Theron, Other Celebrities, Mourn Mandela

Charlize Theron first met Nelson Mandela in March 2004, saying, “You inspired me, I love you so much.” In sincere return, Mandela thanked her for “putting the country on the map”. After Mandela’s death on Thursday night, Theron began the…

Nelson Mandela: Prisoner, President and Father of ‘Rainbow Nation’

The world suffered a great loss on December 5th, 2013. Nelson Mandela died in his home in Johannesburg, South Africa from a long battle with a lung infection. He was 95 years old. Born in the village of Mvezo in…

Myopic Nelson Mandela Tweet Spawns Hilarious #FinkeObits Hashtag

Shortly after the news of the passing of freedom icon Nelson Mandela hit the internet, Twitter began to fill up with tweets of remembrance, deference, and general praise of the anti-apartheid revolutionary. There were tweets of poetic sadness, wonderful tweets…

Celebrities Honor Nelson Mandela Via Social Media

Nelson Mandela was an influential man. He was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary who became imprisoned. Then later in his life, he became a philanthropist, serving as the President of South Africa. Mandela was the first black African American to…

Nelson Mandela, Former President Of South Africa, Dies At Age 95

Nelson Mandela was a pioneer of peace, freedom and unity. The man who served 27 years in prison due to his opposition to South Africa’s apartheid laws, and later became the president of South Africa, died today. He will be…

Nelson Mandela Dies At 95 Years Old

Nelson Mandela, the former president of South Africa, has died after battling a long illness. He was 95 years old. Mandela was revered by many after he rose up from prisoner to leader in a country torn apart by apartheid.…

Nelson Mandela Book to Be Completed by Colleagues

A sequel to Nelson Mandela’s book, “A Long Walk to Freedom”, was started by Mandela. However, after numerous hospital stays, and after his last release from the hospital, he will not be able to finish it. According to AFP, Mandela…

Nelson Mandela Still Ill But Responding To Treatment

According to the South African government, 95 year old Nelson Mandela is responding well to treatment, but is still in critical condition. He is unable to speak due to tubes that are inserted into his throat to clear his lungs,…

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…