Former South African president Nelson Mandela has been hospitalised with a recurrent lung infection.
Nelson Mandela is "responding positively" to treatment after being re-admitted to hospital with a lung infection, the latest health scare for the much-loved anti-apartheid icon.
South Africa's presidency says former leader Nelson Mandela is progressing with his recuperation from illness and doctors are closely monitoring his condition.
Nelson Mandela was admitted to a hospital in Pretoria on Saturday to undergo tests and was said to be doing well, the South Africa government said.
Nelson Mandela was doing well in hospital on Saturday after being admitted in a pre-planned visit for abdominal pains, a South African presidential spokesman has said.
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Nelson Mandela's wife says the 94-year-old icon is "fine" and his health is improving after he was hospitalised more than a week ago for pneumonia, a report says.
Jean Liou Nelson Mandela is comfortable and breathing without difficulty on his third day in hospital after the anti-apartheid hero was treated for pneumonia, South Africa's presidency says.
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Erin Conway-Smith CAPE TOWN: Nelson Mandela's wife has described how the former president's "sparkle" is gradually fading, as South African officials disclosed that he is suffering from a recurring lung infection.
Erin Conway-Smith CAPE TOWN: Nelson Mandela's wife has described how the former president's ''sparkle'' is fading, as South African officials disclosed that he is suffering from a recurring lung infection.
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Jon Gambrell JOHANNESBURG: South Africa's government has declined to directly address reports that anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela was being treated at a different hospital than previously identified, raising...
South African anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela has undergone a successful procedure to remove gall stones a week after being admitted to hospital for a lung infection.