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10/12/2013 08:42 GMT | Updated 10/12/2013 14:05 GMT

Nelson Mandela Memorial (LIVEBLOG)

The life of Nelson Mandela is being celebrated at the FNB Stadium in Soweto, where the former South African president made his last public appearance at the stadium at the closing ceremony of the 2010 football World Cup.

More than 60 heads of state are attending the day of speeches, music and celebration.

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