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Mandela Memorial

Huge Crowds Gather In Hopes Of Seeing Mandela's Body

AP | MARKUS SCHREIBER | Posted 02.12.2014 | World

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Tens of thousands of South African mourners waited in line on Friday to view the body of Nelson Mandela, which was lyi...

Winnie Describes Mandela's Last Moments

AP | Posted 12.12.2013 | Black Voices

LONDON (AP) — Winnie Mandela says she feels "very blessed" to have been with ex-husband Nelson Mandela when he died, describing how she sat by his b...

Thousands Queue To Pay Tribute To Mandela

Agence France Presse | | Posted 02.11.2014 | World

Up to 14,000 people viewed Nelson Mandela's body on the first day of his lying in state, the government said Thursday, announcing that shuttle service...

Photo Purporting To Show Mandela Lying In State Sparks Anger

Agence France Presse | | Posted 02.11.2014 | World

The South African government said Thursday it would not release photographs of Nelson Mandela lying in state, and urged people to shun a purported ima...

WATCH: Jay Z's Tribute To Madiba

Posted 12.16.2013 | Black Voices

As the world continues to mourn the loss of Nelson Mandela, many entertainers are paying homage to the former South African president through various ...

Desmond Tutu's Home Robbed While He Was At Mandela Memorial

AP | RAY FAURE | Posted 12.11.2013 | World

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Police in South Africa say retired Archbishop Desmond Tutu's home was robbed while he was away to attend a memorial honoring Nel...

World Leaders Bow, Pray At Mandela's Casket

AP | CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA and JON GAMBRELL | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — World leaders bowed and prayed Wednesday before the flag-draped casket containing the body of Nelson Mandela, having a...

Cheneys Not Invited

Jeff Danziger | Posted 02.09.2014 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


10 Memorable Images From Mandela's Memorial

Posted 12.10.2013 | World

A boy with "Rest In Peace Nelson Mandela" painted on his face looks up to the skies during the memorial service for former South African president N...

11 Powerful Quotes To Remember Mandela

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.10.2013 | World

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — World leaders, family, friends and thousands of mourners who queued for hours to secure a seat in Johannesburg's FNB stadium pai...

Zuma Booed At Mandela Memorial

Reuters | Posted 02.09.2014 | World

By David Dolan JOHANNESBURG, Dec 10 (Reuters) - South African President Jacob Zuma was booed and jeered at a memorial to anti-aparthei...

South Africans Pray For Mandela


CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — In death, Nelson Mandela unified South Africans of all races and backgrounds Sunday on a day of prayer for the global...

Massive Crowds, World Leaders To Honor Mandela

AP | JON GAMBRELL | Posted 12.08.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa expects overwhelming crowds and a host of world leaders to attend services honoring late President Nelson Mandela, ...