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World Cup singer dies

South African tenor, Siphiwo Ntshebe, the opera singer hand-picked by Nelson Mandela to perform at the opening ceremonies of the World Cup, died suddenly this week from acute bacterial meningitis. Anchor Marco Werman has more.


All eyes on Ghana

Ghana is now the last African team left in the World Cup soccer tournament ? the first ever to be held in Africa. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with the BBC's David Amanor in Ghana.