Nelson Mandela and wife Graca Machel
TOR2001111703 - 17 NOVEMBER 2001 - TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA: Nelson Mandela and wife Graca Machel at Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada, November 17, 2001. Mr. Mandela and Ms Machel were both awarded honorary doctorates in recognition of their work for the children of the world. rw/Ryerson University HO. UPI
Nelson Mandela, leader of the anti-apartheid movement and former South Africa president, is being treated for a persistent lung infection, doctors said.
Former South African President Nelson Mandela, hospitalized in January, is feeling better and has asked to go home to his village in Qunu, officials said.
Former South African President Nelson Mandela is determined to keep a low profile Saturday as the world celebrates his 91st birthday, a spokesman said.
The Zimbabwean government denied Saturday that it barred former U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan and ex-U.S. President Jimmy Carter from entry.
The former U.N. leader mediating talks between the Kenyan government and opposition said personalities aren't the main issue, Nairobi media reported Tuesday.
Former U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan has given the two sides in Kenya's disputed election results two deadlines for talks in Nairobi, aides reported.
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir has pledged $300 million to rebuild the embattled Darfur region, former U.S. President Jimmy Carter said Wednesday.
South African Archbishop Desmond Tutu led a group of "elder" statesmen into Sudan's embattled Darfur region Tuesday to discuss stabilizing the situation.
A 9-foot-tall bronze statue of South African anti-apartheid leader and former president, Nelson Mandela was unveiled in London on Wednesday.
Former South African President Nelson Mandela has formed a think tank of retired world leaders to offer guidance in global affairs.
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