GRACA MACHEL

  • Gandhi prize for South Africabased organization September 3, 2014

    Johannesburg: A South Africabased outfit involved in conflict resolution has been awarded the Mahatma Gandhi International Award for Reconciliation and Peace for its efforts in promoting peace and addressing disputes globally. Graca Machel, chairperson of The African Centre for Constructive Resolution of Disputes's (Accord) Board of Trustees and former First Lady...
  • Nelson Mandela discharged from hospital: South African govt December 27, 2012

    Johannesburg: Former South African President Nelson Mandela has been discharged from hospital, ending a nearly threeweek stay during which he was treated for a lung infection and had surgery to remove gallstones, the government said on Wednesday. The 94yearold antiapartheid leader and Nobel Peace Prize laureate has been moved to his...
  • Nelson Mandela's health is improving, but to stay in hospital December 26, 2012

    Johannesburg: South Africa's presidency says former leader Nelson Mandela, who has been in a hospital since December 8, is looking better and in good spirits. Presidential spokesman Mac Maharaj said on December 26 that 94yearold Mandela's condition "remains as it was yesterday." President Jacob Zuma had joined Mandela's wife, Graca Machel,...