Tue June 11, 2013
Mandela Remains In Hospital In Serious Condition
Originally published on Tue June 11, 2013 4:20 pm
Nelson Mandela has been hospitalized since Saturday with a recurring lung infection. The government says his condition is unchanged — serious, but stable. But his poor health and advanced age — 94 — suggest the former president's days are numbered. Retired archbishop Desmond Tutu described the anti-apartheid campaigner as an "extraordinary gift".