Remembering Nelson Mandela through pictures

Thousands remembering the life of Nelson Mandela in South Africa Tuesday.

COLUMBIA (WACH) -- World leaders and thousands of South Africans remembering Nelson Mandela.

A memorial was held Tuesday morning for the former South African president at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa.

As you can imagine journalists and photographers from across the globe coming to capture the moment.

Brandi Hill who went to college with our Fraendy Clervaud was covering the memorial and shared some of her images with us.

Mandelaâ??s official funeral is set for this Sunday.

Mandela, 95 died last Thursday after suffering from a lung infection.