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S Africa marks Mandela's death anniversary

Vuvuzela blasting, cricket match among events to honour 'Madiba'

REMEMBERING MANDELA: Students laying wreaths on Friday, the first death anniversary of former South African President Nelson Mandela, at the world's largest Mandela statue at the Union Buildings in Pretoria.


SOUTH Africans on Friday began marking one year since the death of Nelson Mandela with services, blasting of vuvuzelas and a cricket match to honour his enormous legacy as an anti-apartheid icon and global beacon of hope.

An interfaith service kicked off the day's