Tragedy keeps Mandela From World Cup Opening Ceremony

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32 teams 32 countries and minus one icon. As the FIFA World Cup Cermonies get ready to jump off, much excitement is buzzing around the globe. Sadly, there is much sorrow and disappointment as well. Nelson Mandela will not be giving his highly anticipated speech at the World Cup Opening ceremonies, just hours ago his 13 year old granddaughter was killed by a drunk driver. Read more.


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