'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...

Mandela's Death Will Not Be a Traumatic Day

Many people outside South Africa think Nelson Mandela is an exception; an aberration. Mandela is not like other black people, they say. This misconception lies at the heart of the paranoia among right-wing South Africans, recently repeated in some foreign media, that when Mandela dies, black people will drop the pretense of the last 20 years and start murdering whites.

'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...