It is a year today since South Africa and the world lost the presence of a giant moral and political figure. We often don’t speak ill of the dead. But when his legacy’s halo begins to show cracks, how are those who are expected to celebrate it, regard it?
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s legal representatives confirmed on Tuesday that they had filed papers in court challenging the estate of the former president, Nelson Mandela, seeking the rights to his house in Qunu, South Africa
Mandela lived in the service of others in the fields of conflict resolution, race relations, the promotion of human rights, reconciliation, and gender equality, to name a few. As we celebrate Mandela Day, how well is South Africa living his legacy?