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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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”.
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Young South Africans were wishing former President Nelson Mandela well outside a Pretoria hospital on Saturday morning.
“Tata get better. We are going to pray for you,” Gail Prosperity, 22, said.
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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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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