Mandela service interpreter 'saw angels come into the stadium'

The man accused of faking sign language interpretation at Nelson Mandela's memorial has said he was suffering from hallucinations at the time. South African minister Hendrietta Bogopane-Zulu said an investigation was underway into the incident.

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Owners of Mandela interpreter firm have 'vanished'

The man (far right) stood next to President Obama throughout his address

The owners of company which supplied the man accused of 'faking' sign language at Nelson Mandela memorial have disappeared, the Associated Press reports, citing a South African minister.

Deputy Minister of Women, Children and People with Disabilities, Hendrietta Bogopane-Zulu, the owners "have vanished into thin air."

Thamsanqa Jantjie has said he suffered a "schizophrenic episode" and did not understand the magnitude of his actions.

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