Death ends a life: not a relationship
The death of our beloved former President, Nelson Mandela, has dominated world news since early December – as well it should. South Africans are still too stunned by their loss to begin to take stock of how his passing will impact their daily lives.
The global attention given to the event was testimony of Madiba’s colossal stature as a visionary, moral leader and humanitarian. His funeral – the biggest international gathering in history – and the outpouring of grief from every corner of the planet was fuelled by a flurry of headlines, TV coverage and furious social media activity. (READ MORE)