Mandela in 'serious' condition in hospital




 
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Mandela in 'serious' condition in hospital
 
June 8th, 2013  
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Mandela in 'serious' condition in hospital
By Ed Cropley JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Former South African president and anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela was in a "serious but stable" condition on Saturday after being taken to hospital with a recurrence of a lung infection, the government said. The 94-year-old, who became the first black leader of Africa's biggest economy in 1994 after historic all-race elections, has been in hospital three times since December. He has been battling the infection for a few days, the government said in a statement. "This morning at about 1:30 a.m. ...




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