Heads of state arrive ahead of Madiba memorial

2013-12-09 17:49

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The presidents of the Comoros, Slovenia, Serbia and Chad were among the first to arrive in South Africa today to bid farewell to the late Nelson Mandela.

Officials at the base said they were expecting 17 heads of state today and tomorrow, though more are expected to fly into the country during the week to attend Mandela’s funeral in Qunu.

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