The world pays tribute to Mandela (slideshow)
As South Africans come to terms with the loss of former president Nelson Mandela, the rest of the world bids farewell to Madiba.
Pimples: Saving Madiba's rabbit (video)
Gwede, Mac and Blade try their best to stop the rabbit from whispering in Mandela's ear. But the elusive animal has some tricks up its sleeve.
Zapiro's best Madiba cartoons (slideshow)
From his toughest moments to his most triumphant, Madiba has been an inspiration. Here are some of our favourite Zapiro cartoons about him from 1994 to 2013.
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.
Libyan leader Moammer Gaddafi and former South African president and Nobel peace prize winner Nelson Mandela spoke by phone on Saturday on the possible US military strike on Iraq, official Libyan sources said.
The conversation touched on ways "to protect the Iraqi people" from any aggression, one source said.
Gaddafi has come out firmly against any US plan to attack Iraq.
For his part, Mandela warned the United States on Thursday against any unilateral action on the global stage.
US President George Bush warned in a speech to the UN General Assembly Thursday that US action against Baghdad was "unavoidable" unless the United Nations disarmed Iraq.
On Friday, Bush urged the United Nations to fix a deadline for action against Iraq in "days and weeks". - Sapa-AFP