iPolitics reporter Colin Horgan, centre, pictured on July 18 at Ottawa's popular political watering hole, Métropolitain, with CTV Hill reporter Richard Madan and Maclean's magazine Hill reporter Aaron Wherry. Mr. Horgan was feted by Hill types before he sets off for Toronto to work for the upcoming fall news show, CTV Kevin Newman Live.
Former South African president Nelson Mandela visited Ottawa in May 1992. The honorary Canadian who helped end apartheid in his country died on Dec. 5 at 95 years old. Governor General David Johnston said, "When history speaks of the very best examples of humanity, we will speak of Nelson Mandela." He's pictured here with former Canadian prime minister Brian Mulroney.