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5 December, 2014
As the world commemorates the first anniversary of former president Nelson Mandela’s passing today, 5 December 2014, the Nelson Mandela Foundation (NMF) hosts an exhibition in memory on the Icon.
5 December, 2014
An exhibition of former president Nelson Mandela’s life has opened almost a year after the icon’s death. Tributes to Mandela’s family from the time he fell ill in 2013 and messages of condolence are on display at the Nelson Mandela Foundation in Houghton, Johannesburg.
2 December, 2014
According to a report released by several international civil society organisations (CSOs), the private sector involvement in education in Africa creates inequalities among pupils.  
2 December, 2014
South African Sign Language will be introduced as a subject to pupils in Grades R to 3, and Grade 9 from 2015.  
2 December, 2014
The Wilderness Foundation has announced that nature conservationist, Ian Player, has died at his home in the Karkloof Valley in KwaZulu-Natal.  
2 December, 2014
The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) boycotts official World AIDS Day proceedings for the second consecutive year as the group alleges that the millions of rands used to host this year's event in the Free State would be better spent strengthening the health system.  
2 December, 2014
Over 1 000 Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) members marched to the official World AIDS Day event in Piet Retief today (1 December 2014) to draw attention to the real challenges faced by people living with HIV/AIDS (PWAs) in the province, specifically critical drug stock-outs and a collapsing publi
2 December, 2014
According to the United Nations, one in three women will be beaten, raped or abused in her lifetime, translating to one billion women who are both directly and indirectly affected by gender violence.  
2 December, 2014
According to a second round of preliminary results, Namibia's ruling party looks set for a sixth straight election victory.  
2 December, 2014
Lesbians, Gays and Bisexuals of Botswana (LEGABIBO) advocacy group states that it will re-apply to register as an organisation.  
2 December, 2014
Yabonga, a non-governmental organisation (NGO) assisting HIV-positive children, says while antiretrovirals (ARV) are prolonging lives, the side-effects may slow down some patients’ academic development.  
1 December, 2014
The new Joint United Nations Programme on HIV and AIDS (UNAIDS) report says that by taking the Fast-Track approach, nearly 28 million new HIV infections and 21 million AIDS-related deaths would be averted by 2030.
1 December, 2014
The South African National AIDS Council (SANAC) say that although 65 percent of South Africans reportedly have been tested for HIV at least once, annual testing figures are much lower.
1 December, 2014
The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNDOC) says that one third of human trafficking victims are children, and their share has been rising.
1 December, 2014
Lekgoa Motleleng, a man accused of killing Duduzile Zozo, a lesbian from Thokoza, Johannesburg, has been sentenced to 30 years in prison in the South High Court in Johannesburg.

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