On February 11, 1990, Nelson Mandela was released from prison in Cape Town - he had been detained by the Apartheid government for 27 years, most of this time on Robben Island. On Tuesday, the 30th anniversary of his release was commemorated with special events in Cape Town. #MandelaReturns
How can the Constitution be brought to life? How do we overcome the legacy of South Africa's divided past - and the social ills and deep hurt that come with it, and build a better, more just society? Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng truly spoke to these questions as he delivered a lecture which is bound to be quoted for a long time to come.
This is the topic of the 17th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture by Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng. The HSF is honoured to support this important event - and we look forward to joining thousands of participants in Soweto, where Madiba has lived before and after his 27 year incarceration.
Bavarian State Minister Florian Herrmann and his delegation just visited both the South African provinces for engagements with the premiers, government representatives and diverse stakeholders.
About 100 officials from the South African Police Service and Community Policing Forum members attended an evidence-based policing workshop in George recently.