Nelson Mandela

Memory of the day: Funeral of former South African President Nelson Mandela held in 2013

Wed, 15 Dec 2021 - 10:53 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on December 15.

Memory of the day: South African forces arrest Nelson Mandela in 1956

Mon, 06 Dec 2021 - 11:56 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on December 6.

Memory of the day: Death of Egyptian politician Rawya Ateya in 1997

Sun, 09 May 2021 - 01:09 GMT

On May 9, many important events took place.

INTERVIEW - Zoleka Mandela: A story of a fighter for road safety

Thu, 27 Feb 2020 - 02:48 GMT

Hit by painful experiences of sexual abuse, breast cancer, alcohol and drug addiction, Zoleka Mandela, 39, opened up to Egypt Today about how she turned her life.

Mandela's life and legacy celebrated in London exhibition

Sun, 10 Feb 2019 - 02:17 GMT

For a man who spent nearly three decades in prison, the passage of time was no doubt important to Nelson Mandela.

Ines Abdel Dayem inaugurates African Arts and Folklore Festival

Sun, 28 Oct 2018 - 04:09 GMT

Minister of Culture Ines Abdel Dayem inaugurated on October 27 the African Arts and Folklore Festival.

Sisi in New York to take part in 73rd UNGA

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 - 02:15 GMT

President Sisi headed to New York City on Friday to take part in the 73rd UN General Assembly (UNGA) meetings which kicked off Tuesday at the UN headquarters

U.S. intelligence documents on Nelson Mandela made public

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 11:20 GMT

Thousands of pages of U.S. intelligence documents on Nelson Mandela were made public on Wednesday.

South Africa launches notes, coins for Mandela's 100th birthday

Fri, 13 Jul 2018 - 12:30 GMT

South Africa on Friday launched a set of limited edition bank notes and gold coins to mark the 100th anniversary on July 18 of the birth of Nelson Mandela

130 requests for movies to participate in LAFF

Sat, 06 Jan 2018 - 02:11 GMT

The Luxor African Film Festival management has received 130 requests to participate in the seventh edition of the festival.

LAFF receives applications for participating films

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 - 04:06 GMT

The seventh Luxor African Film Festival opened its doors to receive applications for films that wish to participate in the festival next edition, kicking off on March 10, 2018.

Luxor African Film Festival poster to bear picture of Nelson Mandela

Sat, 26 Aug 2017 - 04:34 GMT

The president of the Luxor African Film Festival Sayed Fouad revealed that the poster of the seventh edition of the festival will bear the face of the late African.

'Mandela’s Last Years' book causes controversy

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 - 09:49 GMT

A book written by Nelson Mandela's personal Doctor, 'Mandela’s Last Years' has been withdrawn after Mandela's widow threatened to file a law suit.

Moody's downgrades S.Africa on growth, political worries

Sat, 10 Jun 2017 - 11:46 GMT

Credit ratings agency Moody's said it had downgraded South Africa a notch over gloomy growth prospects and the political instability