In an exclusive interview with ITV News, Nelson Mandela's former wife Winnie said above all she will remember him for his legacy of peace and reconciliation.
Winnie Mandela told ITV News presenter Mark Austin: "At no point did he ever think of himself".
"His whole life belonged to the nation and to the world - and that is how we will remember him, that never at any stage thought of himself. He gave up everything for the nation".
Watch Mark Austin's interview with Winnie Mandela on ITV News at 6.30pm