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Pule Malefane March2018

September : Heritage Month   


South Africa commemorates Heritage Month in September and celebrates Heritage Day every year on the 24th of September.

Heritage Month and Day  recognises and celebrates the cultural wealth of South African nation. South Africans celebrate the day by remembering the cultural heritage of the many cultures that make up the population of South Africa. Various events are staged throughout the country to commemorate this day.

This year The South African Embassy will commemorate the Heritage Month and Day by opening a "Mandela's Suitcase" Painting Exhibition from 4-27 September at Zülfü Livaneli Culture Center o create awareness on South Afrcan rich culture and promote the Centenary year of Former President Nelson Mandela .. Read More...


Deputy President David Mabuza
Deputy President
of the Republic of South Africa
President Cyril Ramaphosa
of the Republic of South Africa
Minister Lindiwe Sisulu
of the Republic of South Africa
Turkish nationals are exempted for Visa for a period of 30 days for touristic, official and business visit. They must hold a return ticket and letter of invitation if applicable.

Opening of Mandela's Suitcase

"Be The Legacy" South African Embassy in cooperation with Cankaya Municipality celebrated Heritage Month and the


Mandela's Suitcase Exhibition South African Embassy and Cankaya Municipality  celebrates the Centenary of Nelson

30 August Victory Day

South African Embassy wishes a proud 30 August Victory Day to all. Turkey commemorates the victory in the

Preparations for Nelson Mandela Day

Embassy personnel preparing the donations to be distributed on the Nelson Mandela Day.       

Key Highlights


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Quote of the Month


“Our rich and varied cultural heritage has a profound power to help build our nation".
– Nelson Mandela


Joke of the Month

Mr. and Mrs. Brown had two sons. One was named Mind Your Own Business & the other was named Trouble. One day the two boys decided to play hide and seek. Trouble hid while Mind Your Own Business counted to one hundred. Mind Your Own Business began looking for his brother behind garbage cans and bushes. 

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