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Saturday, 08 June 2013 - 16:10
Nelson Mandela admitted to hospital in 'serious condition'
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Nelson Mandela has been admitted to hospital with a lung infection.

 

The former South African president is in a "serious but stable condition", a spokesman for the current President, Jacob Zuma, says.

 

Mandela, 94, has been ill for some days but deteriorated overnight and was transferred to a hospital in Pretoria.

 

Mandela led the fight against apartheid, became South Africa's first black president, and is widely regarded as father of the nation.

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