Mandela's Joburg

Sure, we're all about Pretoria but this time around we want to introduce you to the Johannesburg Nelson Mandela fought against all odds in. From his humble home in Soweto to his law firm in downtown Jozi, we want to show you all of it. 

Recipe: Soy Sauce Baked Lamb Chops

To celebrate Mandela Day on 18 July, we thought we’d share one his favourite recipes featured in the cookbook Ukutya Kwasekhaya: Tastes From Nelson Mandela’s Kitchen (Real African Publishers), R375, by Xoliswa Ndoyiya with Anna Trapido. This recipe, which is super-quick to make, will be a hit with guests. Carry on reading to see how you can WIN a copy for yourself!

Top Charities Making A Difference In Pretoria


In joyful remembrance of beloved Madiba and his inspiring legacy, we’re all celebrating Mandela Day on 18 July by giving 67 minutes of our time to further a worthy cause. This year’s theme is Action Against Poverty and in this spirit, here are a couple of local charities where you can contribute your 67 minutes.

Nelson Mandela Attractions Around South Africa

Since Mandela Day is just around the corner, we cannot help but admire and visit the monuments, buildings, museums, bridges, statues and exhibitions that celebrate the late Madiba. So, if you're wondering what to do after you have done your 67 minutes, why not head to one of these attractions around South Africa and pay your respects to this inspirational and influential leader.