Mercy Ojwang

12 Added | 1 Magazine | 13 Following | @mercypercy | Keep up with Mercy Ojwang on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Mercy Ojwang”

Nelson Mandela shared final moments with wife and former wife, says friend

Graça Machel and Winnie Madikizela-Mandela were at bedside of former South African president, according to Bantu Holomisa<p>Nelson Mandela's final moments were spent off a life support machine, with his wife, Graça Machel, and his former wife Winnie Madikizela-Mandela at his bedside, witnesses have …

Winnie Mandela describes Nelson's death: 'Then he drew his last breath. He was gone'

Nelson Mandela's ex-wife describes the final moments of his life as he passed away last week at his home in Johannesburg<p>Nelson Mandela's ex wife Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, 77, has described how she watched as the heartbeat and blood pressure readings on Mr <b>Mandela's</b> life-support machine slowly …

IN PICTURES: Mandela's Journey Home

On the final leg of 10 days of mourning, Nelson Mandela's body was flown from the seat of government in Pretoria to his ancestral hometown of Quno on Saturday.<p>"A guard of honor carried his casket from the hearse onto the transport plane that flew the late South African statesman home to the Eastern …

BBC Africa on Twitter: "AUDIO: Listen again to the emotional tribute paid by Madiba's friend A Kathrad http://t.co/uVjCB7baFX #MandelaFuneral http://t.co/4tSgJg0x3n"

Telegraph Pictures on Twitter: "Nelson Mandela funeral in pictures | via @Telegraph http://t.co/CLaz5rjQ6d http://t.co/zXMtnxoTJj"

NBC News World News on Twitter: "'A great tree has fallen': Nelson Mandela is laid to rest at ancestral home http://t.co/y1RfcJDiOY http://t.co/83P7fjlYNi"

Nelson Mandela in Pictures

Nelson Mandela, 1918–2013: Remembering an Icon of Freedom

Nelson Mandela was always uncomfortable talking about his own death. But not because he was afraid or in doubt. He was uncomfortable because he …

Pictures of the Week 12.6.13

Nelson Mandela, a look back in pictures

Slide 1 of 13<p>Nelson Mandela, the South African leader whose journey from jailed revolutionary to president of Africa’s most advanced nation fired the …

South Africa