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The Privilege Of Following Mandela’s Journey – Sky News

Times LIVE The Privilege Of Following Mandela's JourneySky NewsSky News Presenter Jeremy Thompson has been an observer as events in South Africa reflected the life of its first black president. 7:27pm UK, Monday 16 December 2013. Jeremy Thompson reports on … Continue reading

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Nelson Mandela’s final journey home draws thousands to line the roads – The Guardian

The Guardian Nelson Mandela's final journey home draws thousands to line the roadsThe GuardianNelson Mandela's coffin lay in his childhood home of Qunu on Saturday, draped in the flag of the new South Africa that he helped to create; the … Continue reading

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Thousands gather to say goodbye as Nelson Mandela’s body taken to Qunu for … – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk Thousands gather to say goodbye as Nelson Mandela's body taken to Qunu for …Telegraph.co.ukThey waited for hours by the roadside for a fleeting glimpse of their Tata – their father. The people of the Eastern Cape turned out in … Continue reading

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Archbishop Desmond Tutu confirms he will not attend Nelson Mandela’s funeral – The Independent

The Independent Archbishop Desmond Tutu confirms he will not attend Nelson Mandela's funeralThe IndependentThe retired Archbishop of Cape Town, Desmond Tutu, has confirmed that he will not be attending Nelson Mandela's funeral, despite wanting to pay his respects to a … Continue reading

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Crowds gather in Qunu as Mandela’s body taken to ancestral home for funeral – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk Crowds gather in Qunu as Mandela's body taken to ancestral home for funeralTelegraph.co.ukThousands of people gathered on Saturday to watch Nelson Mandela's coffin travel on his final journey to his home in rural Qunu. Flag-waving crowds watched as the … Continue reading

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Nelson Mandela’s body begins final journey – The Guardian

The Guardian Nelson Mandela's body begins final journeyThe GuardianNelson Mandela's body is carried on to a transport plane to begin its final journey to his home village of Qunu. Photograph: EPA. Nelson Mandela's body has begun its final journey by … Continue reading

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Nelson Mandela’s Body Flown Home For Funeral – Sky News

NDTV Nelson Mandela's Body Flown Home For FuneralSky NewsNelson Mandela's coffin is being taken to his childhood home for his funeral, amid speculation Desmond Tutu will miss the service. 9:58am UK, Saturday 14 December 2013. Nelson Mandela's coffin is carried … Continue reading

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‘We became a friend of the nation’ – Mandela’s impact on SA’s police – BBC News

BBC News 'We became a friend of the nation' – Mandela's impact on SA's policeBBC NewsSouth Africa's former police commissioner has paid tribute to Nelson Mandela's contribution in helping to rebuild the country's police force. George Fivaz was appointed by … Continue reading

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Nelson Mandela’s lying in state draws queue of thousands to say goodbye – The Guardian

The Guardian Nelson Mandela's lying in state draws queue of thousands to say goodbyeThe GuardianMourners queue to see the casket containing the late Nelson Mandela at the Union Buildings, Pretoria. Photograph: Ian Langsdon/EPA. Surveying the never-ending queue from his wheelchair, … Continue reading

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Ahead of Funeral, Mandela’s Body Lies in State in Pretoria – New York Times

Washington Post Ahead of Funeral, Mandela's Body Lies in State in PretoriaNew York TimesPRETORIA, South Africa — Draped in a South African flag, the coffin of Nelson Mandela arrived on Wednesday at the Union Buildings, the seat of official power … Continue reading

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