Friday, 6 December 2013
MANDELA'S FUNERAL DATE ANNOUNCED!
Johannesburg - South African President Jacob Zuma has announced the date of former presidentNelson Mandela's funeral. Mandela's funeral will be held on Sunday, 15 December 2013. Zuma also announced there will be 10 days of national mourning. On Friday, Zuma visited the Mandela family home in Houghton to meet with family members. He addressed the media shortly afterwards. Zuma announced Mandela's death shortly before midnight on Thursday.