Media arrangements for the final day of lying in state for former President Nelson Mandela

Members of the media are advised of the following media arrangements for the final day of the lying-in-state of Former President Nelson Mandela. The media bus service will take place between 05h00 and 09h00 from the Tshwane City Hall to the media centre situated on Southern Lawns of the Union Buildings. The last bus will leave City Hall at 10h00 to the Union Buildings. Parking will be provided at the Tshwane City Hall and only accredited media will have access to the bus service and the Union Buildings media centre. 

SABC, the host broadcaster continues to provide both clean sound and video feeds to all broadcasters covering the event.  A pooling system has been arranged as follows:
 

 

Media group/agency

Balcony

        ENCA
        BBC
       ZDF German TV
       CBS
       AP
       AFP                   

Nelson Mandela Amphitheatre

     Host broadcaster

Print & Photographers

(SAPA)
(Caxton)          

Enquiries:
Harold Maloka
082 847 9799

Year: 
2013
Media Statement date: 
Thursday, December 12, 2013