Former President Nelson Mandela will be buried at Qunu in the Eastern Cape on 15 December said President Jacob Zuma at a press conference held at the SABC.
Social worker Teniel Carter called upon the residents of the coloured area to unite and march to the Albany Road recreation hall to tackle the violence and drug abuse that haunts the community.
"We can only celebrate Madiba's life by daily living his values and ideals, which will make our world a better place to live in," Makana Mayor Zamuxolo Peter said in a media release this morning.
Around 600 people – most of them Rhodes University staff and their families, and students, gathered in front of the clock tower at 11am on Friday 6 December to mark Nelson Mandela’s death.
Talented Kingswood College swimmer Tamlyn Price was presented with the College Head's Special Discretionary Award for Aquatics last week in recognition of her extraordinary achievements in the pool.
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