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Nice morning for an underwater walk
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Nice morning for an underwater walk

An adventurer who plans to walk underwater from Robben Island to the mainland at Cape Town has stumbled on an uncomfortable truth about Table Bay. London business manager Matthew Silver-Vallance has already made a name for himself as the strange ... Times Live South Africa, 1 week ago
In the footsteps of Mandela IOL, 2 weeks ago
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Lighter side of Robben Island prison life showcased in new book

The mention of Robben Island, the prison that housed many of South Africa's prominent political prisoners, as well as former president Nelson Mandela, usually brings on sad emotions. However, while many stories surrounding Robben Island's days as ...
 SABC1 week ago Former South African Prison Guard Christo Brand to Speak about his Friendship with Nelson Mandela  Noodls1 month ago Museum for former Robben Island prisoners on cards  Namibia Press Agency1 month ago
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The knitting revolution for Nelson Mandela Day travels to Soweto

The 67 Blankets for Nelson Mandela Day movement has already hosted knitathons on Robben Island, the Nelson Mandela Foundation and at the Nelson Mandela Capture Site in Howick. Next stop? Madiba's old stomping ground - Vilakazi Street in Orlando ...
 Publicity Update1 month ago Mandla recalls island rage  Daily Dispatch3 weeks ago WATCH: Nelson Mandela's Interview With Oprah Showing His Humility To Mankind  SA Breaking News3 weeks ago 10 000 people uniting to commemorate the life of Nelson Mandela  Publicity Update1 month ago
Times Live South Africa

The Times Robben Island ferry hits rock bottom

An underwater survey by the Council for Geoscience has detected a rocky outcrop inside the harbour at the World Heritage Site. The discovery resolves debate about damage to the R26-million flagship Sikhululekile ferry, which has been out of service ...
 Times Live South Africa2 weeks ago R26m Robben Island ferry too big to sail  BDlive3 weeks ago Ferry "too big"  Tradewinds3 weeks ago
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08/12/2014: NEWS: Cape Flats experiences replica Mandela cell

A REPLICA of the Robben Island prison cell of Nelson Mandela was erected for three days in Athlone, as part of a commemoration of the first anniversary of his death this month.Hosted by the ANC Robert Waterwich Branch, the organisers
 Cape Times E-dition2 weeks ago Madibas prison cell replica expected in E Cape  SABC2 weeks ago Mandela's replica Robben Island cell arrives in Qunu  Eye Witness News2 weeks ago Qunu to see Madiba's Robben Island cell  Daily Dispatch3 weeks ago

Ahmed Kathrada Foundation to host wreath laying ceremony

Struggle stalwarts, including Ahmed Kathrada who spent time with Madiba at Robben Island, will attend a wreath laying ceremony at the Union Buildings in Pretoria on Friday morning. The Ahmed Kathrada Foundation will host the event at the nine ...
 SABC3 weeks ago Laying wreaths for Mandela  IOL3 weeks ago Baleka Mbete, Senzo Mchunu to lay wreaths on Mandela's anniversary weeks ago Mbete, Mchunu to lay wreaths for Madiba  South Africa Post3 weeks ago

Young Christian leaders will sleep in jail during Robben Island Freedom Imbizo

US President Barrack Obama during a visit to the former Robben Island Prison on June 30, 2013. A group of young Christian leaders are spending a 4-day Freedom Imbizo on the Island from Thursday, December 4 until Sunday, December 7. Freedom Mantle, ...
 Gateway weeks ago President Higgins visits Robben Island torture prison  Irish Times1 month ago President Higgins visits torture prison that tried to break Mandela  Irish Times1 month ago

Design capital's star appeal

Cape Town - Pieces of fence from Robben Island form part of a massive installation by Sun International, erected on Signal Hill, Cape Town, as part of the World Design Capital programme. Designed by Christopher Swift, the sculptor and founder of ...
 IOL1 month ago
Times Live South Africa

The Big Read: Looking through the glasses darkly

The vast lenses, many inches thick, are fixed on Robben Island out in the bay. A nearby plaque explains. The sculpture is entitled Perceiving Freedom, and encourages us to contemplate how Nelson Mandela saw the world. The artwork is, it says, a ...
 Times Live South Africa1 month ago
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Ukusela eKapa's 46664 installation on Robben Island pays tribute to an era and an icon

Design news Ukusela eKapa, an official World Design Capital project, has created an installation of 10,000 ikomityi (drinking vessels) on Robben Island to commemorate the life of Nelson Mandela and the 20th anniversary of South Africa's democracy.
 Biz Community1 month ago Madiba tribute slammed as gimmick  IOL1 month ago
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