Paris, Nov 28 (Prensa Latina) UNESCO”s Director-general Irina Bokova today signed the book of condolences opened at the Cuban embassy in France on the occasion of the death of the historic leader of the Revolution, Fidel Castro.
SACP: Free South Africa from Guptas and Ruperts to protect the country’s sovereignty
South African Communist Party deputy secretary general Solly Mapaila says the ANC-led tripartite alliance should not allow South Africa’s freedom to ‘be captured’. (Delwyn Verasamy, M&G).
South African Communist Party (SACP) deputy general secretary Solly Mapaila has called on the ANC-led tripartite alliance to free itself from corporate capture by the Gupta and Rupert families – and emulate the example set by late Cuban Revolution leader Fidel Castro.
Fidel Castro, a South African Hero.
By MAC MAHARAJ.
Nelson Mandela with Fidel Castro in Cuba in 1991. Castro was a figure of inspiration to apartheid opponents. Credit Omar Torres/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images
DURBAN, South Africa — Nelson Mandela once wrote that “there is no passion to be found playing small — in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.” It is almost as if Mandela had Fidel Castro in mind when he wrote those words.
SA pays tribute to Fidel Castro
November 30, 2016.
PAYING RESPECTS: Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa signs a condolence book for late Cuban leader Fidel Castro at Tuynhuys, Parliament in Cape Town yesterday. Picture: GCIS
ANC secretary-general Gwede Mantashe used a memorial service for late Cuban president Fidel Castro in Johannesburg to crack the whip following recent events in the party.
Fidel Castro’s ashes wend way across Cuba to Revolution’s birthplace
Wednesday 30 November 2016 21:38
Draped in the red, white and blue national flag, Fidel Castro’s ashes began a marathon procession across Cuba on Wednesday to his final resting place in the east of the island, where the first shots in the Cuban Revolution were fired.