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B. 2018-04-02 Winnie Madikizela-Mandela dies at 81 Soweto, Johannesburg
C. 2018-02-14 Zimbabwe opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai dies Johannesburg
D. 2017-03-27 Kathrada: South Africa's anti-apartheid veteran dies Johannesburg
E. 2015-03-15 SA cabinet minister killed in crash Polokwane, South Africa
5. 2014-11-01 Senzo Meyiwa funeral: South Africa mourns shot footballer Moses Mabhida Stadium, Durban, South Africa
2013-12-15 Mandela buried at ancestral home Qunu, South Africa
H. 2013-12-14 Nelson Mandela's body arrives home Qunu, Eastern Cape, South Africa
8. 2013-12-13 Mandela ANC goodbye ahead of burial Pretoria, South Africa
J. 2013-12-13 Mandela viewing ends with final rush Pretoria, South Africa

Zimbabwe opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai dies Map of Johannesburg  Johannesburg: Morgan Tsvangirai, 65, a former prime minister, has died in South Africa, a senior official in his MDC party has said Kathrada: South Africa's anti-apartheid veteran dies Map of Johannesburg  Johannesburg: Veteran South African anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Kathrada has died aged 87 after a short period of illness, following surgery to the brain SA cabinet minister killed in crash   Collins Chabane and two of his security staff have been killed in a car crash. Their car collided with a truck Senzo Meyiwa funeral: South Africa mourns shot footballer   Tens of thousands of people have attended the funeral of South African football captain Senzo Meyiwa in Durban   Mandela buried at ancestral home Map of Qunu South Africa
  Winnie Madikizela-Mandela dies at 81 Map of Soweto South Africa

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  Johannesburg: South African anti-apartheid campaigner and former first lady and her former husband Nelson Mandela were both jailed

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  Nelson Mandela's body has been laid to rest in a family plot, after political and religious leaders paid tribute to first black president at a state funeral service.    His widow, Graca Machel, and President Zuma were present for the private, traditional Xhosa burial at Mr Mandela's ancestral home in Qunu. The last of 10 days ...

  Johannesburg: Representatives from around the world joined street sweepers, actors and religious figures to pay tribute to Nelson Mandela
Dec.9 Huge memorial service for Mandela   Johannesburg: Tens of thousands of mourners are expected in Johannesburg for a memorial service for Nelson Mandela Mandela daughter recalls final hours Dec.8 SA parliament to remember Mandela Many world leaders to mourn Mandela Dec.7 S Africa 'day of prayer' for Mandela   People in South Africa are taking part in a day of 'prayer and reflection' for late President Nelson Mandela. President Zuma will attend a service 'Difficult days' for Mandela family   Nelson Mandela's family has given a first public statement since his death, describing the difficulty of the past two days and the week ahea... SA to hold daily Mandela cortege   A funeral cortege bearing Nelson Mandela's body will travel through the streets of Pretoria daily on three days before his burial next Sunda... Dec.6 Funeral plans set as South Africa mourn Mandela's death. Johannesburg Crowds celebrate Mandela's life   Johannesburg: South Africans continue to gather in Johannesburg and Soweto to pay tribute to their former leader, Nelson Mandela, who died aged 95 South Africa and world mourn Mandela Map of Soweto South Africa  Johannesburg: South Africans have gathered in Johannesburg and Soweto to mourn their former leader, Nelson Mandela, who died on Thursday aged 95 Dec.5 South Africa's Nelson Mandela dies Map of Johannesburg
  Johannesburg: South Africa's first black president and anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela has died at the age of 95
 He South Africa's transition from white-minority rule in the 1990s, after 27 years in prison for his political activities. 'Our nation has lost its greatest son,' President Jacob Zuma said

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Aug.22 SA memorials for Lonmin mine dead   Events are taking place across South Africa to remember the 44 people killed in recent violence at the north-western Marikana platinum mine

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Jan.1 Anti-apartheid icon Suzman dies
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Nov.1 Mandela pays tribute to Botha  Former South African President is remembered for refusing to release Mandela from prison for battling white rule Oct.31 Botha, bastion of white rule, dies
  Former President P.W. Botha was the defiant face of white rule at the height of the anti-apartheid struggle

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Jan.15 Thousands mourn Mandela's son  Thousands including South Africa's president have joined Nelson Mandela at the funeral of his son Makgatho Jan.6 Mandela's eldest son dies of AIDS   Johannesburg: Makgatho Mandela, 54, had been critically ill for weeks after being admitted to a Johannesburg hospital

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May.16 State funeral for Sisulu  Walter Sisulu was the popular but quiet liberation hero May.5 Anti-apartheid icon Walter Sisulu dead  Walter Sisulu, 90, was and long-time friend of Nelson Mandela

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