Nelson Mandela Dead At 95 (DETAILS)
Nelson Mandela has died. The South African leader succumbed at hospital after a long respiratory illness.”He is now resting,” said South African President Jacob Zuma. “He is now at peace.”
“Our nation has lost its greatest son,” he continued. “Our people have lost their father.”
A state funeral will be held, and Zuma called for mourners to conduct themselves with “the dignity and respect” that Mandela personified.