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Mandela Health

Mandela Hospital Update

AP | Posted 10.31.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG — The office of South Africa's president says Nelson Mandela remains hospitalized in a critical but stable condition. The statemen...

New Information Released About Nelson Mandela's Health

AP | Posted 10.11.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG — The office of the South African president says Nelson Mandela remains in critical condition although his health is gradually impr...

Mandela's Birthday Spurs Outpouring Of Kind Deeds

AP | WANDOO MAKURDI | Posted 09.16.2013 | Impact

JOHANNESBURG — Nelson Mandela has made "dramatic progress," and may be going home "anytime soon," said his daughter Zindzi on the eve of his 95t...

Mr. Mandela, Please Get Well

Darryl Woodard | Posted 09.08.2013 | World
Darryl Woodard

Mr. Mandela please get well. And that which ails you may it be a momentary thing. Because my trusty paperback Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines the word moment in its first definition as a minute portion of time. So what does ail you may that soon pass.

South Africa: Mandela Not In Vegetative State

AP | By JASON STRAZIUSO | Posted 09.04.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Nelson Mandela is in critical but stable condition, the South African government said Friday, while a close friend said the anti...

Nelson Mandela's Tribal Leaders Told To Prepare 'For The Worst'

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 06.26.2013 | Black Voices

As Nelson Mandela's health remained critical for the fourth consecutive day, tribal leaders reportedly were warned to prepare for his death. Accor...

South Africans Struggle With Mandela's Mortality

AP | CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 08.11.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG — The desk is spotless and books neatly line the shelves in Nelson Mandela's office at a Johannesburg-based foundation that carries...

Nelson Mandela Admitted To Hospital

AP | By CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 05.09.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Nelson Mandela, the former South African president and anti-apartheid leader, was admitted to a hospital on Saturday for a sched...

Mandela In Hospital Over Christmas

AP | CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 02.23.2013 | World

JOHANNESBURG — A chipped street mural in South Africa's Soweto township depicts stations in the life of Nelson Mandela, each matched by a portra...

President: Mandela Undergoes Gallstone Surgery

AP | JON GAMBRELL | Posted 02.14.2013 | World

JOHANNESBURG — South Africa's former President Nelson Mandela underwent a successful surgery to remove gallstones Saturday, the nation's preside...