Sign language interpreter at Nelson Mandela's funeral says a schizophrenic episode was to blame for him gesticulating nonsense - but he is still a "champion of sign language".
Peroshni Govender, Jon Herskovitz and David Dolan From political posters to bottles of wine and kitchen aprons, the face and name of Nelson Mandela are a potent commercial and political brand in South Africa.
Nick Miller As speaker after speaker at Nelson Mandela’s memorial called for unity, a greater voice spoke of the increasing dissent and disquiet at the heart of South African politics.
Rosa-Tania Valdes For sure it's just what Mandela would have wanted, but does it amount to more than that?
Barack Obama gave a stirring eulogy for Nelson Mandela, but it was his grinning selfi that set social networks abuzz.
World leaders, family, friends and thousands of mourners who queued for hours to secure a seat in Johannesburg's FNB stadium paid tribute to South Africa's anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela.
Nick Miller These are the moments that got people talking at the memorial service for Nelson Mandela at FNB Stadium in Johannesburg.
Alexandra Back US President Barack Obama has paid tribute to his personal hero and the "last great liberator of the 20th century" before a euphoric crowd at a Johannesburg stadium.
Nelson Mandela’s family has spoken of their sadness at losing a humble, caring man they said was a moral guide not only for their clan but for people around the world.
It was nearing midnight on Thursday when the former Springbok captain took the call. Francois Pienaar had just returned to his hotel from the Wanderers cricket ground in Johannesburg where he had...
Aislinn Laing NELSON MANDELA'S family spoke for the first time yesterday of their "grave sadness" at his death, saying they and the world had "lost a great man" who acted as a moral guide and an inspiration to...
Leaders attending memorial for Nelson Mandela in Johannesburg
Rene Vollgraaff, Janice Kew, Robert Brand South Africa will expand Nelson Mandela's memorial service to cater for at least 200,000 people as ordinary citizens to heads of state clamor to pay tribute to the former president.
Nick Miller Johannesburg: Nondumiso Ndzamela is 23. She was born the year Nelson Mandela left prison, and she was just four when he brought democracy to her homeland and freedom to her family.
The family of ailing former South African president Nelson Mandela says the liberation struggle icon is not doing well, but is putting up a courageous fight from his deathbed.
Twelve of Nelson Mandela's most famous quotes.
South Africans called it the "Madiba magic" after his clan name - Nelson Mandela's quirky mix of grandeur and simplicity - and his colourful custom-made shirts.
Neil McMahon In the years after Nelson Mandela's release from prison, Australian journalist Neil McMahon observed the Mandela phenomenon up close as a foreign correspondent.
Leesha McKenny South Africa's "greatest son", former president Nelson Mandela, has died at the age of 95.