Nelson Mandela: What legacy does he leave behind?
8 December 2013 Last updated at 02:46 GMT
It is almost 20 years since Nelson Mandela's struggle against apartheid culminated in South Africa's first multi racial election.
But what lasting changes has he brought to a country that still sees a massive social divide between rich and poor?
Fergal Keane has been to South Africa to look at the legacy of Nelson Mandela.