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Thousands Cheer as Mandela Goes Home for Last Time

The body of South Africa’s former president Nelson Mandela has been returned to his ancestral home Saturday where it is to be buried Sunday at his family compound in Qunu. Thousands of people cheered the funeral procession as it traveled Saturday from Mthatha to Qunu.     Throngs of people sang and danced along the roads as they waited many hours for the funeral procession.   As the convoy passed with its coffin draped with the South African flag, police struggled to...

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