Nelson Mandela’s Grandson Charged With Raping 15-Year-Old
Nelson Mandela was a living beacon for all things true and just. So the news of one his family tree extensions being involved in an underage rape scandal is understandable accompanied with great sadness and disgust.
Oprah Winfrey To Honor Nelson Mandela At 45th NAACP Image Awards
The 45th NAACP Image Awards are taking place on February 22 and they are centering around a tribute Oprah Winfrey is scheduled to give the late Nelson Mandela.
Rest In Peace: 16 Celebrities Who Died In 2013 [PHOTOS]
While the holidays call for a festive atmosphere, let’s not forget those who have moved on. As we get ready to toast to 2014, we look back at those who we lost in 2013.
Steve Harvey Reveals Key Parts Of Interview With President Obama
Comedian and host Steve Harvey recently recorded a candid chat with President Barack Obama for his The Steve Harvey Show program at the White House. Instead of grilling the president with hard questions about politics and the like, Harvey opted for a more relaxed approach.
Nelson Mandela Laid To Rest In Hometown [PHOTOS]
After the public memorial service at Johannesburg’s FNB stadium last Tuesday, Nelson Mandela was laid to rest in his home village Sunday (December 16). The country of South Africa continued to praise the great leader over the weekend, ahead of a state funeral before his casket was lowered into its final resting place in Qunu.
Archbishop Desmond Tutu Home Robbed While At Mandela Memorial
Archbishop Desmond Tutu, who was close to the late Nelson Mandela, suffered a robbery at his home while at the memorial for his friend. The latest break-in was the third to happen at the Tutu residence and the second this year alone.
Mandela Interpreter Says Fake Sign Language Was Mental Breakdown
During the memorial service for beloved world figure Nelson Mandela on Tuesday (December 10), a sign language interpreter graced the stage near invited speakers. After a director for a South African nonprofit for the deaf declared the interpreter a fake, the man claims he was hallucinating during the event.
President Obama Selfie Was Not What It Seemed [VIDEO]
A picture is usually worth a thousand words and President Obama’s minor Internet ribbing due to him posing for selfies at Nelson’s Mandela’s memorial service with United Kingdom Prime Minister David Cameron and Danish Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt was totally blown out of proportion, reports TODAY.
President Obama Takes Mandela Memorial Selfie, Much To Michelle’s Disgust [PHOTOS]
As Commander-In-Chief to the most prestigious nation, President Obama should know that all eyes are always watching him.
Jean Grae On Nelson Mandela, His Legacy & Her Plans For The Holidays
For Jean Grae is it truly deeper than Rap. The South African born, but New York City bred MC is known to provide the world an honest look at her life inside and outside the studio.
President Obama Praises Nelson Mandela At Memorial Service [VIDEO]
President Barack Obama and several world leaders gathered today (December 10) to honor the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela, who passed away last Thursday at the age of 95. In a moving address delivered inside a large soccer stadium, President Obama celebrated the life of Mandela with graceful eloquence.
Jay Z Pays Tribute To Nelson Mandela At LA Show [VIDEO]
The late, great Nelson Mandela inspired countless individuals during his lifetime through his courageous actions, and has since been aptly commemorated in his wake. Last night, Jay Z dedicated a live rendition of “Young Forever” to the South African revolutionary at the Los Angeles stop of the “Magna Carter” Tour.
The Game Gets Nelson Mandela Tattoo
By now you should know that Compton rapper The Game has no problem getting fame figures tattooed on his body. Jayceon Taylor’s latest ink is of the late Nelson Mandela.
Kanye West Tweets About Bogus Nelson Mandela Quote [PHOTOS]
Late last week, a website posted a fake Kanye West story where he allegedly compared himself to the late Nelson Mandela. Despite it clearly being bogus, many outlets, and social media users, were fooled. Yeezy took to Twitter today (December 9) to further assert that the quotes were not his.
Kanye West Didn’t Say He Was The Next Nelson Mandela
Thanks to the audacity he has displayed in prior interviews and the outrageous quotes they tend to generate, some people will believe anything they’re told Kanye West said. That happened late last week when a fake Yeezy interview where the rapper said he was the next Nelson Mandela fooled many.