Nelson Mandela is ‘in good shape’ and ‘good spirits’, South African
president Jacob Zuma said today.
He spoke as the first footage emerged of the 94-year-old former president
since he left hospital on April 6 after suffering from pneumonia.
He spent 10 days in hospital being treated for the illness, which followed
an earlier hospitalisation in December when he developed a lung infection and
gallstones. See pictures below:
African National Congress, some Mandela family members and the former
president’s medical team, but Mandela stares straight ahead.
mobile phone. He attempts a weak smile but, as the flash goes off, he closes
his eyes and purses his lips. He doesn’t look strong at all.
era became the first democratically elected president of South Africa in 1994. God heal Mandela…