His life was commemorated by the SACP during a ceremony at his gravesite in Soweto on Saturday.
There were moving scenes today as veterans remembered those who died in the Normandy landings nearly 71 years ago. Wreaths
It is that time of year again where every poppy pinned to a lapel is joined by a newspaper column, blog or tweet on why no one should be wearing a poppy. To wear or not to wear a poppy is a debate raging everywhere, and unfortunately this controversy is dominating the discourse on commemoration and precluding the wider national debate we should be having on the subject.
David Cameron has promised a "truly national commemoration" to mark the centenary of the First World War. The Prime Minister