Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela, 1918-2013, rose to international prominence due to his struggle against apartheid. He is known in South Adrica as Madiba.

Media treatment of Mandela 'racist' says angry daughter

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Fri 28 Jun, AT 12:39

Press intrusion condemned by Makaziwe Mandela as Obama arrives in South Africa

Row over Mandela grave deepens as children are re-exhumed

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Thu 27 Jun, AT 10:08

As 94-year-old lies in hospital, bodies of his children are set to be dug up and moved again

Nelson Mandela's will divides estate worth £2.5m

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Mon 3 Feb, AT 15:35

Mandela's will splits his estate between family, schools, staff and the ANC

Why the world weeps for Nelson Mandela

Fri 6 Dec, AT 08:02
Coline Covington

His death is especially sad not because he was perfect - but because he tried so hard

Nelson Mandela

World asked to pray as Nelson Mandela returns to hospital

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Thu 28 Mar, AT 10:49

Concerns for South African ex-president as he is treated for lung infection

Nelson Mandela at World Cup closing ceremony

Nelson Mandela responds to treatment but 'sparkle fades'

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Tue 11 Dec, AT 15:33

South African government former president is suffering from recurrent lung infection

Nelson Mandela's daughter Zindzi

Mandela's daughter must pay $7.5m over Pacquiao fight

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Tue 3 Jan, AT 12:51

American promoter awarded damages over failed attempts to arrange a bout in Soweto