Workers busily constructed a stage Monday at the Soweto soccer stadium where world leaders will eulogize Nelson Mandela before tens of thousands of mourners, as police promised tight security.
In-depth look at Madiba's life, legacy and events to bid farewell.
Latest Tweets, pictures from CTV News reporters in South Africa.
Prayers held for Mandela across South Africa; challenges of organizing Mandela's international funeral; and Harper heads to Johannesburg.
Photos of the outpouring of grief and celebration of life in the days following Nelson Mandela's death from National News Senior Broadcast Producer Rosa Hwang in South Africa.
The poet delivers 'Madiba,' a special piece for the late Nelson Mandela.
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9:45 a.m. ET: Mourners arrive at a memorial service honouring Toronto Cont. John Zivcic, who died from critical injuries he suffered in a car crash
11:00 a.m. ET: Memorial service for Toronto Cont. John Zivcic
4 a.m. ET Tuesday: World leaders, dignitaries and VIP's in South Africa attend Nelson Mandela's memorial service