Obama, Raul Castro, Ban to address Mandela memorial
Published Monday 09/12/2013 (updated) 11/12/2013 23:32
JOHANNESBURG (AFP) -- A brace of world leaders including US President Barack Obama will address Nelson Mandela's memorial, organizers said on Monday, the eve of the event.
South African President Jacob Zuma will make the keynote address before a crowd in Soweto expected to reach 80,000, and millions more watching around the world.
Other speakers include UN boss Ban Ki-Moon and Cuban President Raul Castro.