Media crowd growing at Mandela’s Pretoria hospital

The number of journalists outside the Pretoria hospital where former president Nelson Mandela is in a critical condition increased significantly on Monday morning.

Reporters’ vehicles, including more than 10 broadcast vans, took up almost all the parking spots adjoining the … Read the rest

Clerics pray for Mandela in Pretoria

Several clerics arrived at the Pretoria hospital on Friday where former president Nelson Mandela is recuperating.

After 11am, Bishop Abraham Sibiya, a member of the International Bishops’ Conference, led a group of bishops to the hospital.

“We have come to … Read the rest

Zenani Mandela’s black Merc arrives at hospital

Former president Nelson Mandela’s eldest daughter Zenani Mandela-Dlamini arrived at the Pretoria hospital on Wednesday where the elderly statesman is believed to be receiving treatment.

Her black Mercedes-Benz entered the Medi-Clinic Heart Hospital before 11am. She stopped briefly and talked … Read the rest

Mandela is in Medi-clinic Heart Hospital in Pretoria

National police confirmed on Tuesday that ailing former president Nelson Mandela was being treated at the Medi-Clinic Heart Hospital in Pretoria.

This was the first official confirmation that he was being treated there, following rumours and visits by his family … Read the rest