He says he had a schizophrenic episode during the memorial.
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Residents of one of the country’s impoverished townships watched Madiba’s funeral from home
The anti-apartheid leader was buried in his boyhood home of Qunu, South Africa
In a dignified ceremony to mark his burial, friends and leaders urged and promised to live up to Mandela’s ideals
One burned for revolutions, while the other tried to end them
‘All is forgiven,’ a government official tweets
Watch live video from Nelson Mandela’s funeral at Qunu, South Africa. The ceremony is scheduled to begin at 4 a.m., ET, Sunday, December 15. Mandela died December 5, 2013 at age 95.
The first time I visited Mthatha, 2009, parents were refusing to let their kids walk to school for fear they would be raped and virtually every lamp-post was plastered with flyers for same-day abortions. The second, 2012, as I drove in, a young beggar with filthy clothes and a dirty face knocked on my window when I stopped at a set of …
Blames gibberish gestures on schizophrenia
En route to the town of Qunu, where Nelson Mandela will be buried this weekend, our correspondent makes an unexpected stop in the anti-apartheid hero’s birthplace
The day after Nelson Mandela’s memorial service in Johannesburg, South Africans say goodbye to their beloved former president