The leader of the Welsh Conservatives has hailed Nelson Mandela as 'a global inspiration'. Following the death of the first black president of South Africa, Andrew RT Davies AM praised Mandela's "tremendous will, incredible humility, and resolute commitment to democracy".
"Nelson Mandela was - and always be - a global inspiration. His was a life that has defined what it means to be truly great.
"His tremendous will, incredible humility, and resolute commitment to democracy, justice and freedom have transformed history and changed the world.
"More than an international icon, more than an enduring legacy; Nelson Mandela's name and actions will forever be etched in our history.
"His spirit, integrity and humility have inspired me, as I know they have many more across Wales - and all over the world."
Six-year-old Emma Williams was invited to sit on Nelson Mandela's lap when he visited Wales in June 1998. Now 22, she speaks to ITV News.
Nelson Mandela's first ever television interview was given to ITN reporter Brian Widlake in May 1961.
Former ITV News presenter Sir Trevor McDonald was the first journalist to interview Nelson Mandela after his release from prison in 1990.