Remembering Nelson Mandela's Walk to Freedom 29 Years Ago

As February, the month in which Nelson Mandela was released from prison, draws to a close, we remember the icon who was jailed for 27 years - and went on to lead South Africa to freedom from white rule. He became the country's first black president and won the Nobel Peace prize for his policy of reconcilation.

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