Congregants sign books of condolence at St George's Cathedral in Cape Town
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Churchgoers in Cape Town pay homage to Mandela

People in South Africa are taking part in a day of prayer and reflection for Nelson Mandela, who died on Thursday.

In Cape Town, Archbishop Thabo Makgoba said Mr Mandela was a powerful and continuing reminder that individuals do have the power to make change happen in the world.

The BBC's Karen Allen reports from St George's Cathedral in Cape Town.

  • 08 Dec 2013
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