Month: December 2013

QUOTE: TV PRESENTER RICHARD MADELEY ACCUSES WINNIE MANDELA OF ‘RIDING NELSON MANDELA’S COATTAILS DURING HIS ILLNESS’

Television presenter and columnist Richard Madeley lost his mind on Friday morning while hosting talk show The Wright Stuff on Channel 5 During a discussion about the late great Nelson Mandela and his family (former wife Winnie and his children) Madeley said the following, ” I wish Winnie had just kept herself in the background. She’s really been riding on the coattails of his illness, which has not been pleasant to see”. After I heard this disrespectful nonsense spill from Richard’s trap I []

PIC OF THE DAY: PM DAVID CAMERON FIRST TO SIGN MANDELA BOOK OF CONDOLENCE, HOWEVER PEOPLE HAVE LONG MEMORIES….

After paying tribute to Nelson Mandela last night, today Prime Minister David Cameron rocked up to South Africa House in central London and was the first to sign the book of condolence for Nelson Mandela. However read this quote below… Peter Thomson: Nelson Mandela will die soon. Today, tomorrow, this week, next week. It won’t be long. Remember this, he out-lived Thatcher. When he does die, and David Cameron’s on the Mandela bandwagon, remember that in 1985 he was a top member []

MIRACLE RISING: SOUTH AFRICA (HISTORY CHANNEL – FULL DOCUMENTARY)

MIRACLE RISING: SOUTH AFRICA is the epic legacy of South Africa’s political transformation that culminated in the first free and fair elections in April 1994. Narrated through personal and intimate accounts from world leaders, politicians, celebrities and journalists, this thought-provoking documentary reflects on South Africa’s very own ‘Miracle’ – the inspiring story of a journey from apartheid to democracy. WARNING: SOME FOOTAGE MAY CAUSE DISTRESS. Rest In Peace Steve Biko, Nelson Mandela and all those who fought for freedom.

NELSON MANDELA DIES

BBC News reports that South African president Jacob Zuma  has announced that Nelson Mandela has sadly passed away. He was 95 years old. “Our nation has lost its greatest son,” Mr Zuma said. Rest In Peace Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela. Freedom fighter.