Winnie Mandela arrives ahead of memorial

Nelson Mandela's first wife Winnie Mandela has arrived at the FNB stadium ahead of today's memorial.

Winnie Mandela can be seen carrying the black umbrella
Winnie Mandela can be seen carrying the black umbrella Credit: Reuters

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Obama leads tributes to Mandela at memorial service

US President Barack Obama has led the tributes to Nelson Mandela saying that South Africa's democracy is his "cherished legacy." Thousands gathered in Johannesburg to celebrate the life of the former South African president.