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18 facts about the 9-metre Mandela statue

Weighing in at more than 3.5 tons, the new statue of Nelson Rolihlala Mandela unveiled on Monday at the Union Buildings shows the father of the nation with his arms outstretched, as if embracing the nation. Find out the facts behind this remarkable feat of art and engineering.
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Women lead this year’s CEO SleepOut

This year, the annual CEO SleepOut urges women leaders to take part in its one night in the cold event. Each participant must pledge...
New Mineral Resources Minister to be sworn in today

New Mineral Resources Minister to be sworn in today

President Jacob Zuma has announced a minor cabinet reshuffle. It means Mosebenzi Joseph Zwane will take the helm as the new minister of Mineral Resources, while a few other positions are being swapped around.

South African women making progress

sa-women---thumbTwenty years after South Africa celebrated its first National Women's Day, women have risen to be major players in the public sector and academia.

Black Sash making its mark for 60 years

For more than half-a-century, the Black Sash has been helping people in tangible concrete ways realise their human rights. Formed in response to the discrimination practised by the apartheid government, today it still works to assist the downtrodden.

Video: Football Friday hits Tshwane

Video: Football Friday hits Tshwane

Football Fridays was officially launched at the Union Buildings in Tshwane/Pretoria on Friday. Lesego Madumo chats to some of the VIPs about the meaning of the campaign for Bafana Bafana and the 2010 Fifa World Cup.

Gallery: Jacob Zuma’s inauguration

Jacob Zuma was inaugurated as South Africa's fourth president of the democratic era on Saturday 9 May 2009 at the Union Buildings in Pretoria.

Vast majority do not do crime – Mosola

Union Buildings, 10 June 2008: “Every South African can make a difference to the situation in the country, every small act will help”. This was the message from Moeketsi Mosola, the acting CEO of the International Marketing Council of South Africa (IMC), custodian of Brand South Africa.