NELSON MANDELA HEALTH

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'Not Doing Well'

JOHANNESBURG - The family of ailing former South African President Nelson Mandela has told the South African Broadcasting Corporation in an interview that the liberation struggle icon is not "doing we...

The Week In Review: O Baby, Where Art Thou?

This week was a week of waiting. In the U.K. (and, let's face it, much of the world), all eyes were on the pregnant Duchess of Cambridge, searching for signs that the first stages of her baby's birth might be beginning. Meanwhile, a more sombre watch has been focused on former South African president Nelson Mandela, who remains in a Pretoria hospital after weeks of treatment and waxing and waning rumours that he is near death. No matter how powerful, famous, or celebrated a person might be, birth and death are two things that remain immune to man's predictions and plans.
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'Recovering Well And Looks Good'

from Reuters: Former South African president and anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela is recovering well from a lung infection, which has kept him in a serious condition in hospital for a week, his gra...
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'Recuperating'

BLOEMFONTEIN, South Africa - South African President Jacob Zuma says anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela is "recuperating" after falling ill from a recurring lung infection.Zuma made the comments Thurs...
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Mandela Hospitalized For Lung Infection

JOHANNESBURG - South Africa's former President Nelson Mandela is suffering from a recurring lung infection and is responding to medical treatments, the nation's presidency said Tuesday.The ailing Mand...