Global Citizen: Mandela 100

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Global Citizen: Mandela 100

Wearing a flowing dark pink dress made up of wide ruffles and boasting a plunging neckline, the acclaimed songstress joined the British redhead for a moving rendition of his hit ballad at the Global Citizen Festival in Johannesburg, South Africa, on Sunday. Many revellers were waiting at the garage for transport to get home. It says many people won tickets to Sunday's concert through charity work and petition-signing.

Trevor Noah speaks on stage during the Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100 at FNB Stadium on December 2, 2018 in Johannesburg, South Africa.

"The criminals were basically having a field day", said Zikhona Tshona, a reporter for the South African news organization eNCA. Michael Sun said: "We are shocked to learn of the several reports of mugging and attacks on both social media and other media platforms, we are engaging the South African Police Services to establish what had transpired as they were responsible for the overall policing at the Global Citizen Festival".

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The Johannesburg Police Department arrested seven suspects at the Global Citizen Festival for, amongst others, common robbery and assault of a police officer, the City of Johannesburg said on Monday.

The Global Citizen Festival - with headline acts Beyonce and Jay-Z- was held to honour former statesman Nelson Mandela who would have turned 100 this year and formed part of a campaign to tackle poverty, child malnutrition and boost gender equality.

Naidoo said police would not admit to the alleged lack of policing as the service was known for delivering safety and security at major events successfully as it had done at the 2010 FIFA World Cup and post the major tournament.

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