On Sunday, 8 December, a national day of prayer and reflection will be held across the country to celebrate Mr Mandela’s life and legacy

Tuesday, 10 December is the day for South Africa’s official memorial service at the FNB Stadium on the outskirts of Johannesburg, which will attract world leaders as well as ordinary South Africans

Between 11-13 December, “selected international visitors and guests” will be able to view Mr Mandela’s remains at the Union Buildings in Pretoria

His body will be transported on Saturday, 14 December, from Waterkloof Air Force Base in Pretoria to the Eastern Cape, with a procession from the airport at Mthatha to his home village of Qunu where a traditional ceremony will be held

A funeral service will take place at Qunu on Sunday, 15 December

Qunu is where Mr Mandela grew up and later retired to.

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  1. You can see that we are very stupid to travel with Bingu’s body from Lilongwe, Mzuzu, Blantyre to Ndata as if it were a salable commodity.
    South Africa richer than Malawi has one week of mourning for a great leader Mandela. No wonder the PP could think of stealing public money for campaigns forgetting it was in government

  2. Koma ndiye kusonyeza kuti ife china chake chikusowa mumaganizotu!! Inde munthu watisiya ndiyeno kuyamba ku wononga ndalama zambiri zoyendetsa anthu aja akuyenda ndi malemuwo kumapita ku ma cities ena. How much did we spend as a nation on Bingu’s funeral? Mwina titha kutengelako phunziro apa. Koma dont forget kuti ife a Malawi we overdo zinthu. Given a mile we take two miles, chikhalidwe cholakwikha zedi..

  3. Let me take this big day to regret to loose our father for the democracy ,, for the freedom , for the union .we are able to call the world to give a high importance for this day .
    NELSON MANDELA was a strong icon , is the father for the big institution special for peace , freedom ; sacrifice for his on life so and so .Mandela was a barrister , he can get his life easly but all the time , he worked for the population and creat the different ideas specialy on peace .All his life he never work for his own benefit so pls we try to do our best to know this big icon sincrely

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