The moment Jesse Jackson heard of Mandela's death

Civil rights leader Reverend Jesse Jackson said he was sad to announce the death of Nelson Mandela.

Rev Jackson was speaking at a dinner last night when he heard the news. He went on to pay tribute to the former South African president.

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Tributes paid to Nelson Mandela

People across the region are paying tribute to the former president of South Africa, Nelson Mandela, who has died at the age of 95.