The Body Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela Lies In State


Baptist Priest Michael Nothynga kneels outside Nelson Mandela's... News PhotoBaptist,Ceremony,Death,Former,Horizontal,Kneeling,Nelson Mandela,Politics,Qunu,South AfricaPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPBaptist Priest Michael Nothynga kneels outside Nelson Mandela's former home in Qunu during a practice run ceremony on December 13, 2013. South African troops lined the road to Nelson Mandela's burial site in his boyhood home at Qunu, as preparations for his funeral got under way Thursday. Mandela, the revered icon of the anti-apartheid struggle in South Africa and one of the towering political figures of the 20th century, died in Johannesburg on December 5 at age 95. AFP PHOTO/Carl de Souza (Photo credit should read CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/Getty Images)