Te Kupenga on media release
The National Network of
Stopping Violence, Te Kupenga, issued a media statement for
White Ribbon Day 2012 earlier today (Sunday 25 November
Brian Gardner – the National Manager of
Strategic Relationships and Advocacy at Te Kupenga – was
quoted in the media statement which highlighted his
involvement as chair of the White Ribbon organising
committee and as a White Ribbon ambassador.
Gardner’s comments were on behalf of Te Kupenga – the
National Network of Stopping Violence – and were not on
behalf of the White Ribbon organising committee or the
Mr Gardner apologises for any
confusion which may have been caused by this error.
© Scoop Media
South Africa: Death Of Nelson Mandela
South African President Jacob Zuma:
Our beloved Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, the founding President of our democratic nation has departed. He passed on peacefully in the company of his family around 20h50 on the 5th of December 2013.
He is now resting. He is now at peace.
Our nation has lost its greatest son. Our people have lost a father. Although we knew that this day would come, nothing can diminish our sense of a profound and enduring loss.
His tireless struggle for freedom earned him the respect of the world. His humility, his compassion, and his humanity earned him their love. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Mandela family. To them we owe a debt of gratitude.
They have sacrificed much and endured much so that our people could be free. More>>