Small gathering of men watching the funeral on Mvezo's big screen
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Nelson Mandela: Watching funeral from his birthplace

In Mvezo, the village where Nelson Mandela was born, a big screen was put up to allow people to watch his funeral together.

The BBC's Nomsa Maseko said many people told her they wanted to watch the service at home - but there was a sense of deep significance about the occasion.

  • 15 Dec 2013
  • From the section Africa
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