The Presidency tonight issued a statement on the health of former president Nelson Mandela. The gist is that Madiba is improving, but still serious. Here is the full statement:
President Jacob Zuma has this evening, 13 June 2013, accompanied by ANC Treasurer-General Dr Zweli Mkhize visited former President Nelson Mandela in hospital in Pretoria.
“Madiba’s health continues to improve but his condition remains serious. We continue to appeal to people to keep Madiba in their prayers and wish him a speedy recovery,” said President Zuma.
To read other statements, visit the Presidency website by clicking here.