Nelson Mandela, 1918-2013
5:32 am
Tue December 10, 2013

Rain Is Pouring On Capacity Crowd At Mandela Memorial

Originally published on Tue December 10, 2013 8:27 am

On the day Nelson Mandela emerged from 27 years in prison, it was raining in Johannesburg — a good omen in South Africa. It was pouring again Tuesday on a stadium overflowing with those celebrating and saying farewell to Mandela. Steve Inskeep has the latest on Tuesday's public memorial service.