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President Zuma and Winnie Mandela attend memorial service

8 December 2013 Last updated at 11:00 GMT

President Jacob Zuma and Winnie Mandela have attended a memorial service in Johannesburg, South Africa, in honour of Nelson Mandela.

President Zuma paid tribute to Nelson Mandela in a eulogy, paying homage to his caring nature and his forgiveness: "He believed in caring, and he cared for our nation. He believed in forgiveness, and he forgave."

A national memorial service will be held on Tuesday, ahead of a state funeral on 15 December.