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Celebrations for Mandela's 94th

South Africa is celebrating the 94th birthday of former president Nelson Mandela. He is unlikely to attend any public celebrations, but was pictured yesterday with ex-US president Bill Clinton at his home in Qunu.

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Influential figures send birthday wishes to Mandela

Foreign Secretary William Hague:

Susan Rice represents the US at the UN:

Rio Ferdinand is a former England captain:

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