Nelson Mandela partnership

by Ioanna Haritos In honour of the 30th anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s release from prison, Nelson Mandela University and the Nelson Mandela Foundation have partnered together to further forward Madiba’s legacy. On 3rd February 2020, university vice-chancellor Prof...

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Happy Human Rights Day!

Who were 69 people that changed South Africa? For this years Human Rights Day article, we will look at its history, its influence or impact and how we can celebrate it. For the past years, South Africa as a nation has celebrated the 21st of March as Human Rights Day....

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Madibaz chess star set for World Olympiad

Nelson Mandela University student Charlize van Zyl continues to make her mark in the chess world, having been chosen to compete in the World Olympiad in Russia later this year. The 20-year-old, who is in the third year of a BA media, communications and culture degree,...

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Madibaz netball event extended to three days

Nelson Mandela University will host its biggest netball club competition yet this weekend when the SPAR Madibaz Tournament takes place over three days for the first time. Seen as the opening event of the Eastern Province season, the university club will host at least...

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The MadibazNews Student Newspaper is a student-run newspaper at the Nelson Mandela University, founded in 2014.

Our main objective is to provide news that is both informative and entertaining for the students of Nelson Mandela University.

Our stories cover a range of categories, namely: News, Lifestyle & Entertainment, Science & Technology, Opinions and Sports.

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