The ambulance that rushed Nelson Mandela to hospital two weeks ago broke down, but the mishap did not endanger the anti-apartheid hero who remains in a serious condition, the South African presidency said on Saturday.
Former South African President Nelson Mandela is pictured in Sandton, north of Johannesburg, on June 17, 2010. The ambulance that rushed Mandela to hospital two weeks ago broke down and another had to be called, but the mishap did not endanger the anti-apartheid hero, the South African presidency has said.
The 94-year-old is receiving treatment for a recurrent lung infection as he begins his third week in hospital.
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