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Memorial service for Maya Angelou

Family, friends and famous admirers of US author and activist Maya Angelou have held a private memorial service in her honour in North Carolina.

Family, friends and famous admirers of US author and activist Maya Angelou have held a private memorial service in her honour in North Carolina.

US First Lady Michelle Obama, former President Bill Clinton and media mogul Oprah Winfrey were among the speakers, as Peter Biles reports.