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A man walks past a banner reading "Thank You Mandela, God blesses Africa," with the image of former President Nelson Mandela outside a Methodist church in Cape Town. Photo: APPupils of Parkview Junior School sing happy birthday to Nelson Mandela in Parkview, Johannesburg on his 95th birthday. 180713.
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171Children hold placards as they gather to wish to former President Nelson Mandela happy birthday at a township school in Atteridgeville near Pretoria. Photo: ReutersA woman paints a happy birthday message on a wall as she and others celebrate former President Nelson Mandela's birthday in Cape Town. Photo: APChildren hold placards as they gather to wish former President Nelson Mandela happy birthday outside the Medi-Clinic Heart Hospital. Photo: APAyanda Mkhize, 7, writes a get-well message on a painting of Nelson Mandela made by another class at the St Mary's Diocesan School for Girls outside the Mediclinic Heart Hospital. Photo: APUndidentified woman walks past ruling party posters with former South African President Nelson Mandela's face at the Mediclinic Heart Hospital where is being treated in Pretoria, South Africa Thursday, July 18, 2013. Mandela will spend his 95th birthday in hospital on Thursday, but was said to be making "remarkable" progress. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)FILE - In this Wednesday, June 12, 2013 file photo, a painting depicting former South African President Nelson Mandela is featured on the side of a public bus in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Photo: APChildren hold placards as they gather to wish former President Nelson Mandela happy birthday outside the Medi-Clinic Heart Hospital, where he is being treated, in Pretoria. Photo: ReutersA child from a community group from Pretoria holds flowers and sings religious songs to show appreciation and support for former South African President Nelson Mandela. Photo: APA banner with images of former South African president Nelson Mandela, right, outside the St. Georges Cathedral in Cape Town. Photo: APPupils of Parkview Junior School sing happy birthday to Nelson Mandela in Parkview, Johannesburg on his 95th birthday. 180713.
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229Children from Denver Primary school sang and prayed for Nelson Mandela on his 95th birthday.
Picture: Antoine de Ras, 18/0702013Pupils of Parkview Junior School sing happy birthday to Nelson Mandela in Parkview, Johannesburg on his 95th birthday. 180713.
picture: Chris Collingridge
348Children from Denver Primary school sang and prayed for Nelson Mandela on his 95th birthday.
Picture: Antoine de Ras, 18/0702013Children sing Happy Birthday to former President Nelson Mandela at a township school in Atteridgevile near Pretoria. Photo: ReutersChildren hold placards as they gather to wish to former President Nelson Mandela happy birthday at a township school in Atteridgeville near Pretoria. Photo: ReutersA woman stands in front of posters and get well messages outside the Mediclinic Heart Hospital, where the ailing Mandela is being treated. Photo: ReutersLearners from the Melpark Primary School in Johannesburg sing Rihanna's hit "Diamonds" referring to former president Nelson Mandela as they celebrate the 95th birthday of Mandela. Photo: APFile photo: Children hold balloons and flowers as they gather to wish to former President Nelson Mandela happy birthday outside the hospital where he is being treated in Pretoria. Photo: ReutersWell-wishers sing as they gather to wish former President Nelson Mandela happy birthday outside the hospital where he is being treated in Pretoria. Photo: ReutersNelson Mandela's granddaughter Ndileka (R) serves soup as she celebrates Mandela Day with her 67 minutes. Photo: ReutersBishop Desmond Tutu, center, reacts as he celebrates former South African President Nelson Mandela's birthday at a school in Cape Town. Photo: AP

School children around the country joined hands and sang Happy Birthday for former president Nelson Mandela.

Mandela is spending his 41st day in hospital on his 95th birthday.

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