Vanderkloof Dam to be renamed

SOUTH Africa’s second largest dam, Vanderkloof Dam, in the Northern Cape, will be renamed after Struggle icon Nelson Mandela as part of his centenary celebrations. This was revealed by the Inter-Ministerial Committee as it announced plans to celebrate the centenary events of Mandela and Albertina Sisulu. Chairperson Jeff Radebe said Mandela and Sisulu, born respectively in July and October 1918, had dedicated their lives in the Struggle and contributed immensely to the birth of a new nation. “We celebrate the birth of the founding father of our democracy, Nelson Rolihlahla…

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