Mandela not stable at times

Nelson Mandela’s health is unstable at times but the critically ill South African “icon” has shown “great resilience”, the Presidency said on Saturday, as he spent a 78th day in hospital.

“While at times his condition becomes unstable, the doctors

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Police search all vehicles entering Mandela hospital

South Africa MandelaPolice officers were searching all vehicles entering the Pretoria hospital where former president Nelson Mandela’s was receiving treatment on Sunday.

The Medi-Clinic Heart Hospital’s two entrances, on Park and Celliers Streets were manned by SA Police Services members and security … Read the rest

Mandela still critical: South African presidency

Former president Nelson Mandela remains in a critical condition in a Pretoria hospital, the presidency said on Tuesday.

“[Mandela’s] condition remains unchanged in hospital, and doctors continue to do their best to ensure his recovery, well-being and comfort,” spokesman Mac … Read the rest

Mandela remains critical: Zuma

Former president Nelson Mandela’s condition remains critical, President Jacob Zuma said on Monday.

“Mandela remains in a critical condition in hospital and doctors are doing everything possible to ensure his well-being and comfort,” Zuma said in Johannesburg.

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Security tight with Mandela in critical condition

Several police officers were manning the entrances to a Pretoria hospital on Monday morning where former president Nelson Mandela is in a critical condition.

Before 6am, three police officers stood at the hospital’s entrance along the busy Park Street.

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