Nelson Mandela’s dream of a high school in the village of his birth has become a reality. On 17 January, the Mandela School of Science & Technology was officially inaugurated by South African President Jacob Zuma. Click here to view the full article on the opening ceremony
At the International Mandela Day 2013, Siemens gave 67 minutes back to the Mvezo community. Siemens Managing Board member Prof. Dr. Siegfried Russwurm personally donated a part of the school to the community. Furthermore, there were several activities for future Mandela School of Science & Technology learners and community members. Click here to view the full Mandela Day 2013 Article.
Noxolo Kiviet, premier of the Eastern Cape, visited the construction site of the Mandela School of Science & Technology in April. She was shown around site by Nkosi Zwelivelile Mandela and the Mvezo Traditional Council, joined by representatives from Siemens, the Department of Education and the Mvezo Development Trust.
Click here to view the full article on Noxolo Kiviet’s visit