There are concerns the plane could be used to evade the law.
He was the country's president for nine years.
This day in Dublin, Mandela shakes my hand. It's a most peculiar moment. I look into his eyes, he looks into mine, and somehow I know I'm in the presence of sheer, bloody greatness. Not because of what he's done or had done to him, but simply because of who he is.
Some made the sign of the cross, others simply spent a few moments gazing at Mandela's face through a glass plane atop the
The crowds twice booed South African President Jacob Zuma, who was to give the keynote address at the service, which started
For most South Africans, that long walk to freedom Mandela wrote about is on a much longer, stonier and more dangerous road than they ever expected. And it's taking far more time than their well wishers around the world ever predicted. Considering what's happening to his dream of a new, democratic and rainbow nation, maybe it's best that Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela has gone.
President Jacob Zuma told at least 60 foreign and South African journalists that doctors are doing everything possible to
BLOEMFONTEIN, South Africa - South African President Jacob Zuma says anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela is "recuperating
MARIKANA, South Africa - Striking miners in South Africa threatened to kill workers in a nearby mine Wednesday unless they