Mandela in intensive care: Mac Maharaj

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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Nelson Mandela in ‘serious condition’ in Pretoria hospital

Former South African president Nelson Mandela was in a “serious but stable” condition after being taken to hospital early on Saturday with a recurring lung infection, the government said in a statement.

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Corrie Sanders medical affair being investigated

Claims are being probed that boxer Corrie Sanders was turned away from the Steve Biko Academic Hospital in Pretoria after being shot, a health official said on Tuesday.

“Kalafong and Dr George Mukhari Hospitals are the referral hospitals for patients … Read the rest