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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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Sir Alex Ferguson sings Happy Birthday to Mandela

Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has sung Happy Birthday to Nelson Mandela, who turns 94 today.

Ferguson, seen here with officials from the KwaZulu-Natal province, is with United on a pre-season tour of South Africa. He said of Mandela:

"I have met him a few times now, and I think every time you meet him you're sort of in awe of him ... his presence, his personality exudes all around you."

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