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South Africans gathered at Nelson Mandela's homes in Johannesburg and his rural hinterland of Qunu on Saturday to say farewell, while the government went to work planning a funeral of a scale never seen in the country before.
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In 1966, Senator Robert F. Kennedy delivered a speech at the University of Cape Town.
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In the wake of the death Thursday of former South African president Nelson Mandela , a wide variety of music artists came forward to pay tribute to the influential and beloved politician and freedom fighter.
In this March 1997 photo, South African President Nelson Mandela, left, shows the way to Britain's Princess Diana in Cape Town, South Africa, where they discussed the threat of AIDS in the country.
The largest synagogue in the Southern hemisphere - Cape Town's Green and Sea Point Hebrew Congregation - was packed to capacity last Saturday to welcome South African President-elect Nelson Mandela to a Shabbat service there.
It will be Communications Minister Yunus Carrim's responsibility to monitor state funds that were unlawfully spent on the lover of his disgraced predecessor Dina Pule, and that must be urgently calculated and reclaimed.
Mourners flocked to Cape Town's Grand Parade on Friday to pay tribute to former president Nelson Mandela and pray in the place where he made his first speech after he was freed from prison.
"Faced with an immense problem, the National Party came up with an immense solution.
Having joined the Praxis Group in January 2012, Mr Pleasant held the role of executive director at the firm and in his new role will continue to focus on developing the Swiss market for the group along with establishing and managing relationships with key partners in the UK, the Middle East and Africa.
Outside his old house on Vilakazi Street, Soweto, people gathered in large numbers to mourn the loss of their Madiba, his Xhosa clan name.
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was born in 1918 in the village of Mvezo, in the southeastern part of the country.
A former pastor with the New Apostolic Church in Durbanville, Cape Town, who was jailed for four years for embezzlement, applied for leave to appeal on Thursday.
A woman walks past a painting with the face of former South African president Nelson Mandela, central, in a street that sells African style art to tourist in the city of Cape Town, South Africa, Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013.
Sean Emmett was arrested on his return to the United Kingdom at Heathrow airport this morning on suspicion of murdering his wife while on honeymoon in Dubai.