#TheBattleOfIsandlwana fought by men who were determined to win!
The reenactment of how the Zulus defeated the British in 1879 during the #BattleofIsandlwana
News: Minister Nathi Mthethwa pays tribute to Mama Thandi Klaasen on page 8 of today's The Star newspaper.
Consequently, Columbia University awarded Dr. Pixley Ka Isaka Seme with its highest oratorical honour, the George William Curtis Medal.
In 1906, a 26-year-old Pixley Ka Isaka Seme delivered his award-winning speech “The Regeneration of Africa” at Columbia University.
21 January 2017 will be the commemoration of the #BattleofIsandlwana

138 years later history still lives on. A legacy undeniable.
"For those who will be embarking on photography, don't sleep on your camera. Let your camera work. Patience pays." Dr. Peter Magubane
Media Invite: KwaCulture invites you to come and witness the re-enactment of the Battle of Isandlwana. #BattleOfIsandlwana

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It was on 21 January 1879 that the British army suffered its biggest defeat ever and one of the greatest African victories over European forces in history #BattleOfIsandlawana

The commemoration of this historic event will be on 21 January 2017, marking its 138 years since the Zulu warriors became victorious!

Below is the picturesque landscape of the battlefield of Isandlwana.

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We send our condolences to the family & friends of veteran actress Marga van Rooy, who had roles in TV shows like Vetkoekpaleis & Egoli.
Following the sad passing of jazz legend, Mama #ThandiKlaasen, yesterday, Arts and Culture Minister, Mr Nathi Mthethwa will be paying respects at the Klaasen family house today.

Minister Mthethwa will be accompanied by Executive Mayor of the City of Ekurhuleni, Cllr Mzwandile Masina and members of his mayoral committee. Living Legends led by the Chair of the Living Legends Legacy Programme,...
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uMama Thandi Klaasen will be remembered for her indomitable spirit, for succeeding against all odds, and her silky smooth voice which serenaded audiences the world over.

How much richer we are having heard her sing. How much she touched our spirits and made us complete beings in a world in which things were falling apart. How her voice endured to sing with us in the age of democracy, during...
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We are saddened to learn that Jazz Legend Thandi Klaasen has passed on. Our thoughts are with her daughter Lorraine, her loved ones, & fans.
National Heritage Council an Agency of the Department of Arts and Culture funding for heritage projects now open.

The public is called upon to submit applications for funding on heritage related projects [ Bit.ly Link ]

Closing date is 31 January 2017, 12h00.

Funding for heritage projects now open - National Heritage Council

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News: The National Film & Video Foundation, an agency of Department of Arts and Culture calls for funding applications (cycle 3) [ Nfvf.co.za Link ]
The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF), an agency of the Department of Arts and Culture is pleased to announce the call for Cycle 3 applications is now open.

The NFVF calls for applicants for the following areas of funding:
•Training Provider
•Production and Development

Opening date for submission - 9 January 2017

Closing date for submission - 6 February 2017

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The NFVF Call for Cycle 3 Applications is now open

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PATRIOTISM: National Symbols constitutes the brand images of a particular country. They are not just simple images but are expressive of the identity of the country and its people.

The history of a country permeates through some of its national symbol.

The South African National Anthem, for example, reveals a history of a once fragmented society. This can be traced from the history of ‘Die...
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The year 2017 marks the Centenary of the late Oliver Reginald Tambo, one of the key founding fathers of South Africa's liberation & constitutional democracy #ORTamboCentenary #TellYourStory #MyHeritageMyIdentity #AssertYourAfricanIdentity