A smiling new statue of Nelson Mandela stands nine metres tall, looking out over and embracing Pretoria with outstretched arms.
The Royal Cape Yacht Club sailed round Robben Island in a Mandela tribute.
After 10-days of mourning, South Africa and the world will say their final goodbyes to Nelson Mandela.
Nelson Mandela's casket was taken in military procession from Mthatha to Qunu, allowing locals a chance to say goodbye to their most famous son.
Villagers form Qunu, where Nelson Mandela will be buried, lined the streets waiting for his funeral cortege to arrive.
Nelson Mandela’s family have arrived in Mthatha where his remains are being flown ahead of the state funeral in Qunu.
Nelson Mandela's remains left Pretoria aboard a Hercules transport plane en route to Mthatha, ahead of his burial at Qunu.
Emotions ran high during the African National Congress send-off for Nelson Mandela at Waterkloof Airforce Base.
The colourful Madiba shirts that Nelson Mandela wore with such charisma had a marked influence on fashion. [VIDEO]
Thousands packed Cape Town Stadium for the Nelson Mandela: a life celebrated event.
The body of Nelson Mandela is lying in state at the Union Buildings in Pretoria, following a procession from 1 Military hospital.
From the man to the statesman, Cape Times chief photographer Michael Walker has captured Nelson Mandela throughout the years.
Grieving South Africans will mourn alongside presidents and priests at Nelson Mandela’s memorial at FNB Stadium.
Nelson Mandela's national memorial service will be held on Tuesday, December 9, 2013 in Johannesburg.
South Africans united in mourning for Nelson Mandela, celebrating his remarkable life with dance, song and prayer.
There were black armbands, ribbons and moments of silence or applause as the sports world stopped to remember Tata.