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Nelson Mandela buried as South Africa says final farewell

Tributes have been paid to former anti-apartheid leader and South African president Nelson Mandela at his funeral in his home province of Qunu.

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Nelson Mandela buried in traditional ceremony

Uniformed bearers salute the coffin of Nelson Mandela. Credit: RTV

The body of Nelson Mandela has been buried in a grave near his ancestral village of Qunu in South Africa's Eastern Cape province.

The burial attended by family members and South African leaders followed a state funeral service and closed 10 days of mourning for the former president and anti-apartheid leader.

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