Mandela funeral date announced
06 December 2013, 17:17
Johannesburg - South African President
Jacob Zuma has announced the date of former president Nelson Mandela's funeral.
will be held on Sunday, 15 December 2013.
Zuma also announced there will be 10 days of national mourning.
On Friday, Zuma
visited the Mandela family home in Houghton to meet with family members.
He addressed the
media shortly afterwards.
Mandela's death shortly before midnight on Thursday.