The kids on Madiba - and his shuffle (video)
In honour of Nelson Mandela's 94th birthday we quizzed some children on what they think the father of the nation did for South Africa.
Madiba naming mania (slideshow)
The number of places named after Nelson Mandela is staggering --- worldwide his name graces road signs, buildings, stadiums, and more. We take a look at a few.
Cooking for Madiba (video)
Nelson Mandela's personal chef Xoliswa Ndoyiya has released her cookbook, Ukutya Kwasekhaya: Tastes from Nelson Mandela's Kitchen.
Bikers for Mandela (video)
Ahead of Nelson Mandela Day on July 18, a group of bikers -- including 5fm's DJ Fresh, Madiba's long-time aide Zelda la Grange and singer Bok van Blerk -- will travel 2 200km across SA, stopping to help out in rural communities for 67 minutes each day.
Police are investigating possible links between the Boeremag, 23 of whose members are standing trial in Pretoria, and a far right-wing group called the "Suidlanders" (South landers).
The Suidlanders shot to public notice last week as the organisation behind the Nelson Mandela "hoax emails" feverishly circulated on the internet.
Claiming the authorities had covered up Mandelaâ€™s death to avoid "mass hysteria", it called on Afrikaners to stockpile fuel and food and to assemble at certain points for their safety.
Police investigators working on the Boeremag treason trial said this week that the Soweto bombers currently on trial in Pretoria -- Herman van Rooyen, the three Pretorius brothers and Rudi Gouws -- referred to themselves as "Suidlanders".
Documents found on Boeremag murder and treason accused Wilhelm Pretoriusâ€™s computer link the name "Suidlanders" with the Boeremag. Among them was a Suidlander oath. And Mandelaâ€™s death was central to the Boeremag apocalypse, which predicted a massacre of whites after his funeral and a right-wing coup dâ€™Ã