South Africa Bids Mandela Farewell With Funeral in Rural Village (9)

Bloomberg L.P. 2013.12.15 00:44
By Robert Brand and Amogelang Mbatha The body of former South African President Nelson Mandela will be buried today in Qunu, his rural home village in the Eastern Cape province, capping 10 days of memorial events since his death. Mandela's remains were flown yesterday in a military airplane from Pretoria, the capital, to Mthatha, about 23 miles from Qunu.
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