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A library for Marikana Primary

Thursday, 20 April was the day for this amazing little school in the heart of a township in turmoil to receive its new library. Marikana, near Rustenburg in North West, is now notorious for the 2012 police killing of 34 miners, on strike for better wages.

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Mandela Day: #ActionAgainstPoverty
Unless South Africans tackle poverty, Nelson Mandela’s dream of a society in which all are equal is “just a dream”, said Nelson Mandela Foundation Chief Executive Sello Hatang. He was speaking at the public launch of a new strategic direction for Nelson Mandela International Day (Mandela Day), at an event at Johannesburg’s Constitution Hill on 10 May.
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Invitation to cover: Official launch of Mandela Day 2017 #ActionAgainstPoverty
The Nelson Mandela Foundation invites you to cover the launch of Mandela Day 2017.
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Seven years of Mandela Day
Mandela Day began in South Africa, and has grown to make a significant difference in the lives of those who have less, says the Nelson Mandela Foundation’s Mandela Day manager, Yase Godlo.
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