Video: Happy birthday Madiba A special birthday song was recorded by members of the public in Sandton Square for Nelson Mandela's 94th birthday on July 18. July 17 2012 at 10:03am Related Stories Comment Guidelines Please read our comment guidelines. Login and register, if you haven’ t already. Write your comment in the block below and click (Post As) Has a comment offended you? Hover your mouse over the comment and wait until a small triangle appears on the right-hand side. Click triangle () and select "Flag as inappropriate". Our moderators will take action if need be.