Tag: Nelson Mandela

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    Mandela Family Feud Over Where He Should Be Buried

    (AP) — As Nelson Mandela remained in critical condition in hospital Friday, a family feud over where the 94-year-old former president should be buried went to the courts, according to South Africa’s national broadcaster. Mandela’s oldest daughter, Makaziwe, and 15 other family members have pressed a court application to get Mandela’s gr …

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    Nelson Mandela ‘Recovering Well’ in South African Hospital, Says Grandson

    Former South African president Nelson Mandela is recovering well from a lung infection after spending eight days in a Pretoria hospital, his grandson Mandla Mandela says. Mandla claims the 94 year old “looked good,” after a recent hospital visit. “Madiba is recovering very well and looks good,” Mandla Mandela said in Qunu, a village in the Eastern C …

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    Nelson Mandela Rushed to Hospital, in ‘Serious Condition’

    Former South African President Nelson Mandela has been admitted to the hospital in South Africa and his condition is listed as “serious but stable,” according to a presidential spokesperson. Mandela, 94, has been battling a recurring lung infection, but his condition deteriorated rapidly overnight. Mandela, …

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    Obamas Visit Mandela

    By Special From Mandela FoundationJOHANNESBURG — The United States First Lady Michelle Obama visited the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory in Johannesburg on June 21…