More than ten outside broadcast vehicles were parked close to one of the … Read the rest
South Africa President Jacob Zuma appeared on state television Tuesday to reassure an uneasy nation that Nelson Mandela, although in a serious condition, is receiving the best of care.
In a brief recorded interview Zuma reiterated that the anti-apartheid icon … Read the rest
Police officers set up the barrier where numerous journalists had been camped out, close … Read the rest
Former president Nelson Mandela is receiving intensive care at a Pretoria hospital, presidency spokesman Mac Maharaj said on Monday.
“Today the doctors are saying his condition is unchanged,” he told reporters from his office at the Union Buildings.
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“We have spoken to the family about this report and they deny that they issued such an instruction or spoke … Read the rest
“Mandela Lockdown”, read The Star newspaper’s front page headline, accompanied by a report … Read the rest
South Africa prayed for Nelson Mandela on Sunday as the revered peace icon spent a second day in hospital, with calls for the family and the nation to “let him go”.
Government officials have given no update on his health … Read the rest
A study of 8,800 people over 50 showed high blood pressure and being overweight also seemed to affect the brain, but to a … Read the rest