The world pays tribute to Mandela (slideshow)
As South Africans come to terms with the loss of former president Nelson Mandela, the rest of the world bids farewell to Madiba.
Pimples: Saving Madiba's rabbit (video)
Gwede, Mac and Blade try their best to stop the rabbit from whispering in Mandela's ear. But the elusive animal has some tricks up its sleeve.
Zapiro's best Madiba cartoons (slideshow)
From his toughest moments to his most triumphant, Madiba has been an inspiration. Here are some of our favourite Zapiro cartoons about him from 1994 to 2013.
Mandela: SA's greatest son laid to rest (slideshow)
The world watched as Nelson Mandela was finally laid to rest in his hometown of Qunu following a dignified and moving funeral ceremony on Sunday.
Local business leaders want to build a gigantic statue of Nelson Mandela - bigger even than the Statue of Liberty - at the entrance to the harbour at Port Elizabeth, a windswept city on South Africa's east coast. The business people believe such a statue would bring tourists streaming into the economically depressed region. "We believe it will lead to the development of an international freedom museum, a freedom conference centre and freedom tours," said Mandla Madwara, the representative for the project. But the statue still needs the approval of Mandela, South Africa's first black president, and of the city council, Business Day newspaper reported Wednesday. - AFP