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This decision, which we have taken in consultation with the Nelson Mandela Foundation, will enable our staff to spend time with their families on the day of Madiba's funeral and honour a great statesman in ensuring that his legacy continues.Times Live: The world is coming to Mandela's funeral
Government is racing to meet the unprecedented logistical challenge of hosting close to 100 world leaders flying in from every corner of the globe for the state funeral of freedom icon Nelson Mandela.City Press: Mandela: Backbone of business
Nelson Mandela turned South Africa from a pariah state to the world's darling, and in doing so, he brought the country into the global economy.New York Times: In Soweto and Beyond, Mandela still serves as a beacon of hope
The walls of the Regina Mundi Catholic Church here are riddled with bullet holes from the days when it was a center of the struggle against apartheid. But on Sunday, parishioners instead focused on the traces of Nelson Mandela.IOL news - Farewell Madiba
What all of us have awaited with painful unease and impending grief in our hearts has come to pass. A truly outstanding son of our people, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, Madiba, has departed the world of the living.BD Live - Nelson Mandela dies at 95
NELSON Mandela, South Africa's first democratically elected president and an icon of peace and reconciliation the world over, has died at the age of 95.