‘ PEOPLE REMEMBER MANDELA’S DEATH ON THE FIRST ANNIVERSARY WITH ERECTION OF STATUE ‘

#AceNewsServices – JOHANNESBURG – Dec.05 – Friends and family of Nelson Mandela laid wreaths Friday at a bronze statue of the late statesman to mark the anniversary of his death.

' Nelson Mandela Bronze Statue of Commemoration '

‘ Nelson Mandela Bronze Statue of Commemoration ‘

Mandela’s widow, Graca Machel, recalled the former president’s last moments, saying he was at peace and surrounded by family.

Mandela died last Dec. 5 after a long illness at the age of 95.

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#AceBreakingNews says latest news Ariel Sharon one of…

#AceBreakingNews says latest news Ariel Sharon, one of the Israel’s most controversial and iconic leaders for a half-century, has died at the age of 85, Israeli TV and radio announced Saturday. The former Israeli Army commander and statesman had been in a coma for eight years since suffering a stroke in 2006 while in office.
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