Yesterday, 05 December 2013, South Africans and the world said goodbye to a legend, Nelson Mandela.
I was outside his house early this morning to see hundreds of people dressed in pajamas,suits and cycling shorts all wanted to pay their respects to the former South African president.
Trendsmap from this morning
Sandile Shangase, a law student at the University of the Witwatersrand, stands with Christopher Strong, a pupil at St Johns college, to commemorate the death of former South African President Nelson Mandela outside his home in Houghton, Johannesburg, South Africa.
Flowers and candles placed outside his house
Luc Reymond stands with his mother Kate and sister Mia. Luc left his school blazer as a memoir hoping it will keep the passed President warm in the afterlife. Kate said the boy wanted to leave behind something he loved wearing. Hundreds of South Africans have placed flowers and candles outside the house of former South African President Nelson Mandela to commemorate the death in Houghton, Johannesburg, South Africa.
The blazer on the pile of flowers.