South Africa's Madiba Responds Well to Treatment


Former president Nelson Mandela is responding well to medication and treatment and continues to be visited by close family and relatives. Mandela was released from hospital after treatment for an acute respiratory tract infection.

VIDEO: Nelson Mandela Treated for Respiratory Infection

Former South African President Nelson Mandela, whose two-day stay in hospital sparked widespread speculation over his health, has been discharged ... see more »

  • South Africa:  Mandela Responding Well to Treatment, Says Doctor

    BuaNews, 31 January 2011

    Former President Mandela is responding very well to medication and treatment and continues to be visited by close family and relatives. read more »

  • South Africa:  Mandela Doing Well At Home

    BuaNews, 29 January 2011

    Former President Nelson Mandela, who was discharged from Milpark hospital on Friday, is in "good spirits" and resting at home, a statement released by the Presidency said on ... read more »

  • South Africa:  Come Home Mandela, Says Rural Clan

    Souith African Press Association, 29 January 2011

    Former president Nelson Mandela must "come home" to Qunu, its community members said on Saturday. read more »

  • South Africa:  Mandela Returns Home After Hospital Discharge

    BuaNews, 28 January 2011

    Former President Nelson Mandela arrived at his home in Houghton, Johannesburg, in an ambulance on Friday afternoon, after being discharged from hospital. read more »

  • South Africa:  Nation Relieved As Mandela Discharged

    BuaNews, 28 January 2011

    Messages of relief have started trickling in on Friday afternoon after news that former president Nelson Mandela was discharged from a Johannesburg hospital after recovering from ... read more »

  • South Africa:  Mandela Discharged From Hospital

    BuaNews, 28 January 2011

    The medical panel attending to former President Nelson Mandela is satisfied with the progress the elder statesman has made to the extent that he has been discharged from hospital. read more »

  • South Africa:  Nelson Mandela Discharged From Hospital

    Radio France Internationale, 28 January 2011

    South Africa's former president Nelson Mandela has returned home after spending two nights in hospital. He was discharged on Friday morning, after being treated for an acute ... read more »

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