Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela, 1918-2013, rose to international prominence due to his struggle against apartheid. He is known in South Adrica as Madiba.

Nelson Mandela obituaries: from tribal prince to world statesman

Fri 6 Dec, AT 14:53

Obituaries for Nelson Mandela tell the story of an unruly young man who grew into a great leader

Nelson Mandela quotes: from outlaw to president

Talking Point
Fri 6 Dec, AT 11:52

‘When a man has done what he considers to be his duty to his people and his country, he can rest in peace’ – Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela: Where will he be buried?

One-Minute Read
Fri 13 Dec, AT 14:15

Former president will be laid to rest next to his relatives in 'modest' Eastern Cape province village

Nelson Mandela: the day South Africans dreaded has arrived

Fri 6 Dec, AT 09:39
The Conversation

He achieved a miracle, leading a diverse nation from the brink of war. What now, asks Michele Alexander

Nelson Mandela biopic premieres in South Africa

First Reaction
Mon 4 Nov, AT 12:37

‘Emotional’ film starring Idris Elba has audience in tears, but critics express doubts

Idris Elba's Nelson Mandela is best thing about new biopic

First Reaction
Mon 9 Sep, AT 15:31

British actor's 'terrific' performance in 'Long Walk to Freedom' can't save 'stolidly reverential' movie