Mandela: SA's greatest son laid to rest (slideshow)
The world watched as Nelson Mandela was finally laid to rest in his hometown of Qunu following a dignified and moving funeral ceremony on Sunday.

SA says goodbye to Tata (video)
Thousands of South Africans lined the streets of Pretoria to get a chance to pay their final respects to Nelson Mandela at the Union Buildings.

Reflecting on Mandela's state memorial (video)
We take a look at some of the high and low points of Mandela's memorial, including Barack Obama's speech, booing crowds and Desmond Tutu's reprimand.

Mandela: The sacrificial man (podcast)
On the final instalment of M&G Newsroom for 2013, Mandela family spokesperson General Themba Matanzima tells us about Madiba the family man.

Prayer and worship for Madiba (slideshow)
South Africans of all denominations have been gathering to remember Madiba since Friday evening.
Mandela family observes second phase of mourning
Family members and others attended a ceremony in Qunu marking the second phase of mourning for former president Nelson Mandela.
It was more than the rain in the Free State that turned the far right’s prophecy of a
The arts department says it will investigate if a rabbit was put into the bronze statue of former president Nelson Mandela at Union Buildings.

How readers said goodbye to Madiba
We asked readers to share with the M&G where they were when they heard the news of Nelson Mandela's passing and how they paid tribute to Madiba.

Nelson Mandela, sporting an 'HIV positive' tshirt, visits the township of Khayelitsha in Cape Town with the Treatment Action Campaign on December 2 2002.
Mandela regretted not acting on HIV during his presidency, but he made up for it in spades.

My first meeting with Nelson Mandela was inauspicious, perhaps even undignified, writes the former president of the Azanian People’s Organisation.
My first meeting with Nelson Mandela was inauspicious, perhaps even undignified, writes the former president of the Azanian People’s Organisation.

Seven Instagrams from the Mandela in state queue
Many mourners have shared beautiful images while queuing for hours to view the remains of Nelson Mandela at the Union Buildings. Let's take a look.

Thousands queue for day two of Madiba viewing
Thousands of people have joined the lines to view former president Nelson Mandela’s body as it lies in state at the Union Buildings in Pretoria.

Archbishop Desmond Tutu's daughter, Reverend Mpho Tutu, and his granddaughter, Onalenna Burris, at the inter-faith thanksgiving service at Tygerberg Children's Hospital. (Kim Cloete)
Reverend Mpho Tutu remembers Nelson Mandela's love for children and pays tribute to the nurses, doctors and parents of children at the hospital.

Public can view Mandela's body at Union Buildings
The Mandela family and government representatives have viewed the body of former president Nelson Mandela, currently lying in state in Pretoria.