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Nelson Mandela

South Africa: Mandela improved overnight

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Nelson Mandela’s health improved overnight and his condition remains critical but is now stable, the South African government said Thursday in a statement that brought a measure of relief to the country. […]

06/27/2013

Nelson Mandela, former South Africa President. (AP Photo)

South Africa: Mandela has lung infection

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africans on Saturday said their thoughts were with former President Nelson Mandela, who was in “serious but stable” condition after being taken to a hospital to be treated for a recurring […]

06/09/2013

Nelson Mandela

Mandela in hospital with lung infection

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Nelson Mandela, the anti-apartheid leader who became South Africa’s first black president, has been hit by a lung infection again and is in a hospital, the presidency said Thursday.

03/28/2013

Nelson Mandela

Mandela to stay close to medical care at home

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The doctors treating former South African leader Nelson Mandela believe he should remain in Johannesburg for now to be close to medical facilities that can provide care to the 94-year-old.

12/27/2012