Mandela in critical condition

The condition of anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela who is receiving treatment for a recurrent lung infection is now critical, South Africa's presidency said Sunday.

  • Published: 24/06/2013 at 02:49 AM
  • Newspaper section: news

Former South African president Nelson Mandela.

"The condition of former president Nelson Mandela, who is still in

hospital in Pretoria, has become critical," Mac Maharaj, presidential spokesman, said in a statement.

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