Nelson Mandela

Dr Death Wouter Basson found guilty

The man dubbed as South Africa’s “Dr Death”, Wouter Basson, the former head of the Apartheid chemical and biological warfare programme; has been convicted of unprofessional conduct by the country’s health council. He had breached medical ethics when he was involved in the former apartheid government’s chemical and biological warfare programme, it ruled. He was accused of supplying and producing kidnapping drugs, suicide pills and arming mortars with teargas. South Africa became a democracy in 1994, ending white minority rule. Thousands of people were killed during the fight to end apartheid rule. ‘No doctor-patient relationship’ The media dubbed him “Dr […]

Remembering an icon in Nelson Mandela 10

Every Generation has one or more light houses to guide them the ups and downs. Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela – Madiba was one of those lighthouses in more ways than one; in fact, we can say he was one of the few that towered above the others to bring mankind into a new era of being. You will be missed . Here’s hoping that others will look at your work and find ways to shine the light for others. The South African activist and former president Nelson Mandela (1918-2013) helped bring an end to apartheid and has been a global advocate for […]