Thursday, April 24, 2014   

Hats off to Nelson Mandela
(12-10 15:59)

An unusual hat featuring images of moments from Nelson Mandela’s life is among numerous tributes seen at the Soccer City Stadium in Johannesburg today. Thousands are gathering early today (South Africa time) for a memorial celebrating the life of the selfless freedom fighter Mandela, who epitomised the struggle against South Africa’s racist, oppressive, and violent regime under F.W. de Klerk.
   
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