With South Africa in mourning today after the death of former president Nelson Mandela, who died in his Johannesburg home last night at the age of 95. Former Irish president Mary Mc Aleese spoke to Sean about her memories of Mr Mandela.
As dawn broke tributes have come in from across the world & Ireland for Nelson Mandela. Sean O'Rourke spoke to John Jacque Cornish Journalist in Pretoria, South Africa. Melanie Vorwoerd, former director of Unicef Ireland. Richard Downes, Prime Time Journalist and former BBC correspondent in South Africa. Later on we spoke to Tony Hollingsworth documentary maker & Dick Spring, former Labour party Tánaiste.