A 23rd Birthday Poem for South Africa

The below poem was written by Homecoming Revolution CEO Angel Jones to mark the celebration of 23 years of freedom in South Africa on 27 April. Hello OUR SA, hip hip hooray! Here is how Google celebrates us today! Enoch Sontonga wrapped in our colours, Composer of anthems for sisters and brothers. We were born free, […]

Madiba: Celebrating a life like no other

Father, husband, peacemaker, mentor and master, our beloved Madiba was many things to many people, and most of all- an inspirational leader. A few years before Nelson Mandela died, Homecoming Revolution commissioned different South African artists to create different portraits of Madiba to celebrate his remarkable life and achievements. It was Madiba himself who inspired […]

Madiba immortalised through art

Artist: Aleta Michaletos Title: ‘God Bless Madiba’ Artist: Minky Stapleton Title: Madiba we love you Artist: Minky Stapleton Title: Madiba Barbershop Artist: Peter Sibanda Title: Nelson Mandela`s image. Artist: Lorne Schnugh Title: Nelson Mandela Artist: Alex Latimer Title: Nelson Mandela Artist: Liesel Tiemesmann Title: Mandela Artist: Peter Sibanda Title: Nobel peace prize moment Artist: Tay […]

‘What I learned from Nelson Mandela’

In this 2013 TED talk, South African wildlife activist Boyd Varty speaks about  his passion for Africa and shares how Nelson Mandela influenced him, saying the global icon was the embodiment of ‘Ubuntu’. [iframe src=”https://embed-ssl.ted.com/talks/boyd_varty_what_i_learned_from_nelson_mandela.html” width=”640″ height=”360″ frameborder=”0″ scrolling=”no” webkitAllowFullScreen mozallowfullscreen allowFullScreen]