Wednesday 13 December 2017

Live Blog: Nelson Mandela memorial in South Africa

Actress Charlize Theron waits with musician Bono for the memorial service for former South African president Nelson Mandela at the FNB Stadium in Soweto near Johannesburg, Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
Actress Charlize Theron waits with musician Bono for the memorial service for former South African president Nelson Mandela at the FNB Stadium in Soweto near Johannesburg, Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
A scene referring to the death of Nelson Mandela has been incorporated into EastEnders

Nearly 90 leaders from across the world, some of them locked in enmity, are flying to South Africa for memorials to Nelson Mandela that will hail one of humanity's great peacemakers. Join our live blog as the world celebrates the life of Nelson Mandela today in Johannesburg City Soccer Stadium. (Courtesy of PA)

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