The death of South Africa's first black president sparked scenes of sorrow and joyful remembrance in his homeland
Nelson Mandela dies at home aged 95, South Africa's president Jacob Zuma announces in a moving speech
It's easy to forget that he wasn't always the elder statesman
A freedom fighting unit does not make a good political party
How did the young Nelson Mandela, a radical, hothead and freedom fighter, become a worldwide icon of peace?