A lawyer, who is representing about 270 miners - is trying to get the government to pay his legal fees.
For those of us reading about life and times of Mandela there is wealth of material at Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory.
The media covering the illness of Nelson Mandela were unjustly attacked by the government, the family and the public.
Obama landed in Pretoria ... but the crowds seemed more interested in his helicopter than the man himself.
People of Kogelo, the home of Obama's father, feel snubbed - but the decision is purely political.
Mandela's family finds growing crowds outside the hospital intrusive, but his legacy speaks differently.
The US offers crucial trade and health aid to South Africa and Obama’s visit could be used to strengthen them.
In 19 years, Soweto has morphed from a poverty ridden township into a pretty ordinary suburban slice of South Africa.
The release of Nelson Mandela made my dad so happy he bought me a huge ice cream cake.
With journalists attacked before the historic election a watchdog has urged reporters to "exercise caution".
The euphoria that greeted Obama's rise to power seems to be ebbing with some opposing his visit to Africa.