A child holds a lit candle at a memorial service for Nelson Mandela
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Mandela memorials take place in SA

Will Ross reports from Soweto on the memorial services that are taking place across the country to mark the life of Nelson Mandela.

Church services are being held across South Africa today to honour the life of Nelson Mandela, ahead of a week of commemorative events.

The former president died on Thursday at the age of 95.

Will Ross reports from Soweto in Johannesburg.

  • 08 Dec
  • From the section Africa