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Goodbye 'Madiba' (President Nelson Mandela)

Special Edition of 'Grapevine' Remembers A True Icon   Share with us your thoughts, as we say goodbye to 'Tata Madiba', South Africa's first Black President.   Mandela's body was transported Saturday from an air force base in Pretoria to South Africa's...

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THE JUICE WITH JEM

A Nation Remembers: Memorial held for the Keeper of South Africa   Today in Soweto, South Africa representatives from over 91 countries poured into the FNB stadium to pay their respects to former President, and anti-apartheid revolutionary Nelson Mandela.   Mandela...

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THE JUICE WITH JEM

Celebrities Pay Tribute to Nelson Mandela   Many celebs have poured out their condolences onto various social media sites, in the wake of Nelson Mandela’s death:   1. Idris Elba, who has the title role in "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom."   "What an honor it was to...

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Mandela Dead At 95

A True Icon Gone To Rest   Nelson Mandela, one of the most beloved leaders of the 20th century, has died today.   South Africa's first Black President, who inherited a country on the brink of civil war and torn apart by racial violence, will forever be...

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NELSON MANDELA'S BIOPIC

To Be Released Nov 29, 2013     Most Americans think of Nelson Mandela as the Nobel Peace Prize winner who endured 27 years of prison before leading South Africa toward peace and racial equality as president. This biopic, based on Mandela's best-selling 1995...

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Nelson Mandela Day celebrated worldwide

Mandela in hospital for his 95th birthday, condition improving Many nations are set to honour Nelson Mandela on his 95th birthday, which happens to be Nelson Mandela International Day.   The family of Mandela says that he has made “dramatic progress” in his...

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Mandela now in critical but stable condition

Former South African leader’s health has improved Nelson Mandela’s health improved overnight and although his condition remains critical, it is now stable.   One of Mandela’s daughters said that he was still opening his eyes and reacting to the touch of his...

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