Union Buildings will get Mandela statue in December

The Union Buildings in Pretoria
The Union Buildings in Pretoria

A statue of Nelson Mandela will be unveiled at the Union Buildings by the end of the year, President Jacob Zuma said on Monday.

This would be part of the marking of the building’s centenary.… Read the rest

‘Free Palestine! Free Swaziland!’ demonstrators shout at Obama in Pretoria

Poster_anti-US_protetstActivists from different groups marched to the US embassy in Pretoria on Friday protesting against President Barack Obama.

The large group marched along Francis Baard Street, singing and chanting anti-Obama slogans. One activist, on a truck mounted with a public … Read the rest