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Every year a wreath-laying ceremony is held in the city of Ekhurhuleni in commemoration of the birthday of Adelaide Tambo. The church service was held at the Wattville followed by a wreath laying ceremony at the Wattville cemetery.   Multimedia [justified_image_grid rml_id=3]...

On the 6 th of April the Minister of Social Development, Ms. Bathabile Dlamini, and the board of the National Development Agency hosted the 2016 ECD Awards under the theme, The year of Oliver Tambo: Celebrating liberation of the mind and preservation of the African...

The 18 th of July marks the birth of Adelaide Tambo, it also marks the birthday of Nelson Mandela. To this end, the foundations of both stalwarts will be collaborating on their Mandela Day festivities. The launch of Mandela day was held on the 10...

The British High Commissioner, Dame Judith Macgregor, held their annual Eve of Parliament Reception at the British Consular General’s Residence in Cape Town. This year, the High Commissioner made special mention of the relationship between England and Oliver Tambo in the fight against apartheid. The...

On the 11th of February the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) held their annual Ubuntu Awards at the CTICC in honour of O.R.’s Centenary. The annual awards honour remarkable South Africans excelling in the area of Public Diplomacy. DIRCO dedicated their entire ceremony to the...

The Oliver and Adelaide Tambo Foundation, together with the British High Commission and the Trevor Huddleston Memorial Centre, held an evening of recollection and reflection on the life of Oliver Tambo on the 22nd March 2017.   After being serenaded by Vicki Piri, seeing performances by the...

It is always special to give a lecture. It is especially special to give a lecture to honour Oliver Tambo in the centenary year of his birth. It is specially, specially, specially special to do so here at UWC [University of the Western Cape]. I...