South Africa marks first anniversary of Mandela's death

South Africans have congregated at Nelson Mandela memorial sites to mark the first anniversary of the former president's death.

Nelson Mandela's widow gave a speech and laid wreaths during a commemoration ceremony at her late husband's statue at the Union Buildings in Pretoria. Credit: Reuters/Siphiwe Sibeko
Community members paid their respects at a memorial at the site of Mandela's arrest in Howick. Credit: Reuters/Rogan Ward
African National Congress supporters donned Mandela t-shirts to pay tribute to his struggle against white-minority rule. Credit: Reuters/Rogan Ward