Remembering Madiba

Today we remember our first democratically elected president - Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, who passed away at the age of 95, 3 years ago.

Former President Nelson Mandela celebrated his 91st birthday at his home in Houghton Johannesburg. Picture: Debbie Yazbek/Nelson Mandela Foundation

Although we remember his passing with great sadness, we also think about his life - and how he used it to make this country better for it's people - with great joy.

Photograph of former president Nelson Mandela taken on 8 July, 2010. Picture: Debbie Yazbek/Nelson Mandela Foundation
Amina Cachalia shares a joke with Nelson Mandela during a lunch he hosted for the wives of apartheid and anti-apartheid leaders in Pretoria in 1995. Picture: AFP
Nelson Mandela at the funeral of Zenanii Mandela at St Stithian's College. Picture: Taurai Maduna/Eyewitness News

The KFM Breakfast team reflected on today during their daily live Facebook video:

Read More
No medical aid, no charge at Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital

No medical aid, no charge at Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital

NMCH interim CEO Joe Seoloane says they'll provide services to all children with special conditions regardless of affordability.

A yummy chicken balls recipe that is as simple as it is delicious

A yummy chicken balls recipe that is as simple as it is delicious

Going on a picnic and need something quick that everyone will love? Try these!

Barack Obama's Speech at The Nelson Mandela Memorial

Barack Obama's Speech at The Nelson Mandela Memorial

Barack Obama's Speech at The Nelson Mandela Memorial.

Giving 67 minutes

Giving 67 minutes

On 18 July the presenters from 94.5 Kfm and 567 CapeTalk returned to their old schools or went out into communities to give 67 minutes of their time in support of Mandela Day. Donations poured in from listeners who all wanted to make their mark.

Madiba Tribute

Madiba Tribute

Producer Brad's tribute track to Nelson Mandela!

Popular articles
LISTEN: Gerrie Nel on why he's persuing prosecution against Duduzane Zuma

LISTEN: Gerrie Nel on why he's persuing prosecution against Duduzane Zuma

AfriForum will prosecute Duduzane Zuma after NPA declined to do so in 2015 following a 2014 accident where a woman died.

How we invented the modern concept of sleep

How we invented the modern concept of sleep

Dr Bodhisattva Kar reveals how industrial capitalism influenced the world's current sleep patterns.

Hassen Adams (he brought Burger King and Dunkin’ Donuts to SA) talks money

Hassen Adams (he brought Burger King and Dunkin’ Donuts to SA) talks money

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Adams about his attitude to money (hopes and fears, successes and failures, etc.).

Kloof Street residents living in fear as crime multiplies

Kloof Street residents living in fear as crime multiplies

A Cape Town man was stabbed to death on Saturday while trying to assist two women who were being mugged on Kloof street.

‘I started my thriving business with R5000 (and made a profit in the 1st month)’

‘I started my thriving business with R5000 (and made a profit in the 1st month)’

After 3 years there are 3 Nic Harry stores (incl online) that sell 100 000 pairs of socks in over 20 countries around the world.